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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

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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

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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

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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

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Interchange Linking I-57 And I-294 To Open Soon

CHICAGO (CBS) — Two Chicago area interstates that have crossed paths for years, but never before connected to each other, should finally link up at the end of the month when a new interchange opens in the south suburbs. 365 more words

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Driver Ejected From Car, Struck By Semi In Tri-State Crash

CHICAGO (CBS) — A man was critically injured late Wednesday night, when he was thrown from his car, and struck by a semi, in a crash on the Tri-State Tollway. 130 more words

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