Breaking News: School Bus Accident in Chicago Leaves Multiple Injured

Chicago, IL – In a shocking incident, a school bus was involved in a rollover crash on the Dan Ryan Expressway near Guaranteed Rate Field, resulting in injuries to at least five individuals. The accident occurred on Tuesday afternoon, causing temporary road closures and sending shockwaves through the community.

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Authorities Respond to Rollover Crash

According to the Chicago Fire Department, the crash took place on northbound Interstate 94 near 35th Street. Illinois State Police quickly arrived at the scene to attend to the aftermath of the “single vehicle rollover crash involving a school bus.”

Injuries Reported: Children and Adults Hospitalized

Following the accident, three children and two adults were rushed to nearby hospitals for medical treatment. The children were taken to Comer Children’s Hospital, where they are currently in stable condition, as reported by fire officials. The two adults were transported to University of Chicago Medical Center, also in stable condition. Thankfully, the injuries sustained were deemed minor.

Traffic Impacted, Lanes Closed

The school bus accident caused significant traffic disruptions on the expressway, leading to the closure of two lanes just before the onset of the busy afternoon rush hour. Commuters were advised to seek alternate routes or anticipate delays as authorities worked diligently to clear the scene.

This unfortunate incident serves as a reminder of the importance of road safety and the need for caution, especially when transporting children. As investigations into the crash are underway, our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families.

Stay tuned for further updates on this developing story.

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