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Accident Scenes As Potentially Dangerous Areas For Motorists And Others

Crashes that occur at existing accident scenes continue to be a major traffic safety concern. There have been many crashes in which motorists and other people have been injured or killed after a crash occurs at an existing accident scene. There are many reasons as to why this type of secondary accident can occur. Often, …

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Will County Expressway Accidents Involving Injuries

There was a traffic accident early this morning on Interstate 55 (I-55) near Bolingbrook. Details on the accident appear limited at this time.  An excerpt from the October 18, 2017 Bolingbrook Patch article titled “Crash On I-55 Blocks Left Lane, Slows Traffic“: An early morning crash on Interstate 55 near Bolingbrook has caused backups for …

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“Chain-Reaction Crash” On I-55 Injures Three People

There was a “chain-reaction crash” on I-55 at Arsenal Road this afternoon, April 11, 2016. The accident happened in an area in which the Illinois Department of Transportation had temporary lane closures in order to do road repairs.  According to an April 11 IDOT news release: temporary lane closures are underway on outbound Interstate 55, …

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Collision Between USPS Truck And Car Near Plainfield, Illinois

There was a Will County accident Tuesday afternoon (March 17, 2015) involving a U.S. Postal Service truck and a car near Plainfield. According to the Illinois State Police (ISP) the vehicle collision happened at Illinois Route 126 and County Line Road at approximately 4:30 p.m. There appears to be somewhat conflicting explanations among media sources …

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Fatal Rollover Accident On I-55 In Channahon Township

There was a fatal Will County vehicle accident on Interstate 55 in Channahon Township on Wednesday morning, December 10, 2014.  The man killed was identified as Ryan Smith, 19, of Morris. An excerpt from the December 11, 2014 Morris Daily Herald article titled “Morris man killed in I-55 accident Wednesday“: Smith was driving north about …

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