More than 30 cars involved in Chicago pileup

More than 30 cars involved in Chicago pileup
This screengrab from a video on YouTube shows some of the cars involved in a pileup along the Kennedy Expressway in Chicago on Tuesday. (Courtesy: AP video)
Updated 14 March 2017

More than 30 cars involved in Chicago pileup

More than 30 cars involved in Chicago pileup

CHICAGO: Illinois State Police say snowy weather caused two crashes on a Chicago expressway that involved a total of 34 cars.
A State Police spokesman says seven people sustained minor injuries in Monday night’s pileup on the Kennedy Expressway. Both wrecks occurred in the express lanes of the highway on the city’s North Side.
Police say both crashes happened in the same area and the express lanes were closed for hours. Local lanes of the expressway remained open.
Additional details were not immediately available. Illinois State Police is investigating.
The National Weather Service issued a lake-effect snow warning for Chicago that expires Tuesday afternoon.