Police chase ends in Bishop Ford crash, closure at 115th Street

February 21, 2014 1:47:20 PM PST
All southbound lanes of the Bishop Ford Freeway and all but one northbound lane were shut down due to a police chase and subsequent crash near 115th Street on Friday afternoon.

All lanes have since been reopened.

The pursuit involved police from Calumet City and ended in a crash on the freeway (I-94) near 115th Street, Assistant Calumet City Police Chief Tom DiFiori said, citing preliminary information.

Further details were not yet known, he said.

The 2:40 p.m. incident has caused the closure of all southbound lanes on the Bishop Ford, and all but one northbound lane, an Illinois State Police trooper said.

The Sun-Times Media Wire contributed to this report.


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