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All Outbound Lanes of Chicago Skyway Shut Down Over Truck Fire
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All Outbound Lanes of Chicago Skyway Shut Down Over Truck Fire

All outbound lanes of the Chicago Skyway have been shut down after a truck caught fire, according to Illinois State Police. Read more »

Feb 9, 2016
Crash, Police Activity Block Traffic on Outbound Eisenhower

Crash, Police Activity Block Traffic on Outbound Eisenhower

A crash on the outbound Eisenhower Expressway Tuesday afternoon shut down three lanes of the roadway during the... Watch »

Feb 9, 2016
Trains on Metra's UP West Line to Be Delayed After Fire

Trains on Metra's UP West Line to Be Delayed After Fire

Trains on Metra’s Union Pacific West line are expected to experience delays for at least two days following a fire... Watch »

Feb 9, 2016
Check Traffic & Travel Times

Check Traffic & Travel Times

Use Chicagoland highway traffic travel times to find out how long it will take to get to your destination. Read more »

Aug 22, 2014
Illinois Tollway
Metra Trains Halted Near Ogilvie Due to Gas Leak

Metra Trains Halted Near Ogilvie Due to Gas Leak

All inbound and outbound Metra trains were halted near Chicago’s Ogilvie Transportation Center due to a gas leak... Read more »

Feb 1, 2016
CSU Protesters Block Traffic on Dan Ryan

CSU Protesters Block Traffic on Dan Ryan

Protesters at Chicago State University briefly shut down lanes on the Dan Ryan Expressway at 95th Street Thursday... Watch »

Jan 28, 2016
Avondale Crash Seriously Injures 7, Including 3 Children

Avondale Crash Seriously Injures 7, Including 3 Children

Seven people, including three children, were injured in a crash Tuesday morning in the Avondale neighborhood on the... Read more »

Jan 26, 2016
Woman Killed After Metra Train Strikes Vehicle in Arlington Heights

Woman Killed After Metra Train Strikes Vehicle in Arlington Heights

A Rolling Meadows woman was killed when she drove around crossing gates Thursday afternoon and her SUV was struck by... Watch »

Jan 21, 2016
Worker Injured on CTA Red Line Tracks, Trains Rerouted

Worker Injured on CTA Red Line Tracks, Trains Rerouted

Southbound Red Line trains headed toward 95th were being rerouted Thursday afternoon after a worker was injured... Read more »

Jan 21, 2016
Man Faces Charges After 9 Students Injured in Bus, Semi Accident

Man Faces Charges After 9 Students Injured in Bus, Semi Accident

An accident involving a school bus and a semi left as many as nine students injured in north suburban Beach Park... Watch »

Jan 20, 2016
Eastbound Lanes of I-88 Shut Down After Multi-Vehicle Crash

Eastbound Lanes of I-88 Shut Down After Multi-Vehicle Crash

A multi-vehicle crash on Interstate 88 shut down all eastbound lanes of the tollway near Interstate 355 during... Watch »

Jan 14, 2016
Metra Apologizes for Shutdown at Union Station

Metra Apologizes for Shutdown at Union Station

Metra apologized to customers after the “unprecedented” shutdown of Union station Wednesday that caused major delays... Watch »

Jan 14, 2016
Metra, Amtrak Trains Begin Moving at Union Station

Metra, Amtrak Trains Begin Moving at Union Station

Metra and Amtrak trains heading into and leaving Union station are now moving after being stopped over signal... Watch »

Jan 13, 2016
1 Killed, 1 Hurt in Shooting on Chicago Skyway

1 Killed, 1 Hurt in Shooting on Chicago Skyway

Two people were shot, one of them fatally, on the Chicago Skyway Wednesday afternoon. Watch »

Jan 13, 2016
Feeder Ramp to Kennedy Expressway Blocked After Gate Malfunctions

Feeder Ramp to Kennedy Expressway Blocked After Gate Malfunctions

Traffic on the Ontario feeder ramp to the outbound Kennedy Expressway was blocked Tuesday during the evening rush... Read more »

Jan 12, 2016
Nearly 40-Vehicle Pileup Closes Indiana Interstate

Nearly 40-Vehicle Pileup Closes Indiana Interstate

An Indiana interstate was shut down in both directions Tuesday after a multi-vehicle crash left drivers trapped... Read more »

Jan 12, 2016
Cold Weather, Snow Make for Messy Travel

Cold Weather, Snow Make for Messy Travel

Brutally cold temperatures in Chicago Monday forced delays at area airports. Watch »

Jan 11, 2016
 Five-Vehicle Crash Shuts Down Inbound I-55 Near Central Avenue

Five-Vehicle Crash Shuts Down Inbound I-55 Near Central Avenue

All lanes on the inbound Stevenson Expressway were shut down near Central Avenue during the evening rush hour... Read more »

Jan 7, 2016
How to Get Around Chicago New Year's Eve

How to Get Around Chicago New Year's Eve

Kye Martin details how you can get around the city, and to Chi-Town Rising for New Year's Eve. Watch »

Dec 31, 2015
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