CHICAGO (CBS) — Several lanes of the Kennedy Expressway were closed for about three hours early Tuesday, after a shooting overnight on the Dan Ryan.
Illinois State Police said, around 2:50 a.m., a passenger in a gold Chevrolet Impala fired shots at a semi-tractor trailer headed north on the Dan Ryan Expressway near Monroe Street.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Overnight Storm Threat
“I was coming down the bridge. A gold Impala pulled up on my driver’s side. Then he slammed on the brakes, got behind me, and came up on the passenger’s side, and started shooting,” truck driver Matt Mackey said.
The Impala continued speeding north on the Dan Ryan. The truck pulled over near Madison Street. The truck was punctured by several bullets.READ MORE: Chicago Lead Water Pipe Replacement Program Hasn't Started, But It's Already Being Expanded
No one was injured in the shooting, but Mackey’s truck began leaking some sort of engine fluid, so he pulled over at Madison.
Illinois State Police blocked two lanes of traffic on the Kennedy near the scene of the shooting as they investigated and gathered evidence. Those lanes did not reopen until shortly after 6 a.m.MORE NEWS: With COVID On Rise, Some Bars Are Willing To Require Proof Of Vaccinations To Avoid Another Shutdown
No one was in custody Tuesday morning.