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Family Mourns Teen Girl Killed In Tri-State Accident

(CBS) – It was supposed to be a fun day. But a recreational trip ended terribly when an SUV full of kids was involved in a crash that killed a 14-year-old girl near north suburban Lincolnshire. 183 more words


Girl, 14, Killed In Crash On Tri-State Tollway

CHICAGO (CBS) — A teenager was killed and seven other people were injured in a crash that shut down the eastbound Tri-State Tollway for more than three hours overnight. 127 more words


Ramp Repairs Coming To Tri-State, Jane Addams Interchange Near O'Hare

CHICAGO (STMW) — Construction begins Wednesday to repair ramps that are part of the Tri-State Tollway and Jane Addams Memorial Tollway interchange near O’Hare Airport. 144 more words


Cook County Sergeant Describes Saving Suicidal Man In South Suburbs

CHICAGO (CBS) — A Cook County sheriff’s police sergeant is talking about how he stopped a young man from jumping onto Interstate 80 from the Halsted overpass. 198 more words


Tollway Committee OKs Plan To Increase Speed Limits, But Not To 70 MPH

CHICAGO (STMW) — An Illinois Tollway committee on Thursday recommended increasing speed limits on portions of the Tri-State, Reagan Memorial and Veterans Memorial tollways, but not to the 70 mph allowed under a new law. 626 more words


Speed Limit Could Go To 60 On Tri-State, Reagan, And Veterans Tollways

CHICAGO (CBS) — An Illinois State Toll Highway Authority committee has recommended increasing speed limits on parts of three tollways.

Illinois Tollway executive director Kristi Lafleur said, after several years of study by the agency’s expert traffic safety engineers, officials can safely raise the speed limit from 55 to 60 mph on parts of the Tri-State, Reagan Memorial, and Veterans Memorial tollways. 98 more words


One Dead In Tri-State Tollway Crash

CHICAGO (CBS) — One man was killed early Tuesday, when two cars and a semi-trailer truck collided on the Tri-State Tollway.

Illinois State Police said a car crashed into the back of a semi in the northbound lanes of the Tri-=State, just south of the Reagan Memorial Tollway. 80 more words