Emergency repairs to a bridge on Interstate 55 are causing some major traffic delays this afternoon.
The northbound ramp to southbound Lake Shore Drive is closed. The right lane on I-55 is also closed. The closures will remain through the evening rush hour, according to IDOT.
Crews are repairing the bridge deck carrying northbound (inbound) Interstate 55 to southbound Lake Shore Drive.
NB I-55 ramp to SB LSD will be BLOCKED through p.m. rush for emergency patching repairs.
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