CHICAGO (CBS) — In a jaw-dropping viral video, people are seen sitting on top of a raised drawbridge downtown near the Merchandise Mart.
The video has been making the rounds on social media.READ MORE: Shuttered For More Than Five Years, Chippewa Campground At Kankakee River State Park Could Soon See Repairs
One post claimed the bridge started going up when pedestrians were on it, but sources told CBS 2 that is not true.READ MORE: Mayor Lori Lightfoot Nominates Annette Nance-Holt As First Black Woman To Serve As City's Fire Commissioner
The Chicago Department of Transportation called the stunt “extremely reckless” and “potentially deadly.”
It is also illegal, and if police catch the people in that video, they will be arrested for trespassing.MORE NEWS: Hard Rock Casino Opening In Gary Friday