Wrong-way driver arrested on Kennedy Expressway

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Inbound drivers on the Kennedy Expressway were surprised to see an outbound car in their lanes, heading straight toward them.

A wrong-way driver entered the inbound Kennedy lanes downtown early this morning, and drove all the way to Wilson Ave. before he was stopped and arrested.

Fortunately he didn't hit anyone.

Isiah Brooks was charged with reckless driving, driving the wrong way, no head lights, improper lane usage and DUI, Illinois State Police said.