CHICAGO (CBS) — Black ice caused a string of crashes overnight on the Ohio Feeder Ramp to the Kennedy Expressway.
A taxi cab was just one of several vehicles that crashed into the median, or into each other, due to invisible slick spots while trying to get to the Kennedy late Thursday night or early Friday.READ MORE: Fourth Stimulus Check: Is Another Relief Payment Coming Soon?
The downtown area got some freezing drizzle and snowflakes overnight.READ MORE: Search On For Munster, Indiana Bank Robber Who Wore Hazmat Suit, Hard Hat
Drivers slowed down after seeing all the accidents, including at least one chain-reaction crash.
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No injuries were reported.