Yet Another BLACK VIOLENCE EXPRESSWAY SHOOTING - All eastbound lanes on the Eisenhower Expressway are closed at Racine Avenue due to a shooting
Chicago Rush Hour Traffic At A Stand Still
Dozens of Black Violence Expressway Shootings and NOT ONE ARREST MADE
All eastbound lanes on the Eisenhower Expressway are closed at Racine Avenue due to a shooting, police said.
Illinois State Police confirmed there was a shooting on Interstate 290 near Morgan Street.
Police reported a single-vehicle crash on the roadway but while responding, officers found a person shot in the abdomen. The person was transported to an area hospital for treatment but their condition was not known.
I-290 eastbound at Morgan Street was closed temporarily while police investigated the shooting. Traffic was being diverted at Racine Avenue.
It was not clear how long the lanes would be closed, but officials expect it will remain closed for much of rush hour.
Anyone who witnessed the shooting or has any knowledge of what happened is asked to call (847) 294-4400.