Police: 2 shot on inbound Eisenhower, all lanes reopened

Chicago Crime

CHICAGO — All inbound lanes of the Eisenhower on the West Side are closed after two people were shot on it Monday afternoon.

At around 2:20 p.m., Illinois State Police received a report of a shooting on I-290 near California Avenue. Police said two gunshot victims self-transported themselves to a local hospital.

All inbound lanes were shut down for hours at Western Avenue for the investigation. At around 5:25 p.m., the lanes were reopened.

No conditions were given for the victims.

Last week, Illinois State Police announced that license plate reader cameras are coming soon to Chicago area expressways.

Earlier in the year, ISP received a $12.5 million grant for the purchase of the specialized cameras to read license plates at high speeds.

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