CHICAGO (CBS)– Illinois Tollway officials anticipate nearly 1.5 million vehicles will travel on the tollway system on Tuesday, Dec. 24.
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As New Year’s Eve approaches, Illinois Tollway officials said 1.4 vehicles are expected and on New Year’s Day, 1.1 million vehicles are expected.MORE NEWS: Chicago Weather: Winter Conditions Return; Rain, Snow Possible
Any drivers in need of assistance while traveling during the holidays can call *999. Maintenance crews from Illinois State Police will be available to help.