Lanes Reopen After Accident Closes IB Dan Ryan Near 47th Street - NBC Chicago

Lanes Reopen After Accident Closes IB Dan Ryan Near 47th Street

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    Lanes Reopen After Accident Closes IB Dan Ryan

    All lanes on the inbound Dan Ryan Expressway were blocked Tuesday afternoon after an incident involving a car carrier near 47th Street. NBC 5's Ash-har Quraishi reports.

    (Published Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2018)

    All lanes on the inbound Dan Ryan Expressway were blocked Tuesday afternoon after an incident involving a car carrier near 47th Street.

    According to authorities, a car carrier reportedly dropped multiple cars on the roadway, blocking traffic just before 1:30 p.m. 

    Traffic in the area was being forced to express lanes at 67th Street. By 1:45 p.m., accident debris was being relocated to the off ramp and lanes were reopening. 

    Further information on what caused the accident wasn't immediately known.

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