CHICAGO (CBS) — Chicago has the dubious distinction of having the worst bottleneck for truckers in the country.
A study of truck traffic found that the Circle Interchange–where the Dan Ryan, Kennedy and Eisenhower expressways meet–is the worst in the United States.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Warming Trend Continues, Rain Chances Persist
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The average speed through the “spaghetti bowl”–named for all of the ramps that connect the three expressways–is 29 miles per hour.READ MORE: 3 Men Injured In River North Parking Garage Shooting, One Identified In Video As Rapper Lil Reese; Officer's Gun Also Accidentally Discharged
Two other Chicago area bottlenecks also made the top ten.
Coming in at No. 6 is the Interstate 65 and Interstate 80 exchange in Gary, Ind. At No. 8: the Kennedy-Edens expressway junction on the North Side.MORE NEWS: At Least 31 People Wounded In Weekend Gun Violence In Chicago, 5 Killed