Nine people were injured in Chicago in a multi-vehicle accident yesterday on I-57, according to Fox News. The crash happened in the southbound lanes near Halsted Street. Five ambulances and the Illinois State Police went to the crash site.
Five of the injured were taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn and four were taken to other area hospitals. The Southbound lanes of Interstate 57 were closed for about an hour after the accident and later re-opened. The cause of the crash has not yet been reported.
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