Woman hit by falling concrete on Lake Shore Drive

May 13, 2013 3:27:26 PM PDT
A woman was struck by a large chunk of falling concrete on Lower Lake Shore Drive.

The concrete fell from Upper Lake Shore Drive onto the pedestrian walkway of the bridge over the Chicago River just before noon on Monday. A few pieces also fell onto the roadway.

The area was secured by police, and city crews were called to evaluate bridge deck. City crews expect to be back on Tuesday.

The woman suffered a head injury and her condition is not known.


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