Southbound Lake Shore Drive blocked at North Ave

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CHICAGO – Two lanes of southbound Lake Shore Drive are blocked this afternoon due to a broken piece of equipment.

The Chicago Dept  of Transportation says the the lanes are blocked just south of North Avenue, at approximately 1400 N. Lake Shore Drive.

Crews are working to remove the broken crane which was being used to perform maintenance work on Lake Shore Dr.

Delays are expected in the area.