Lane Closed For ‘Emergency Repairs’ On Bishop Ford Drainage Structure

September 05, 2018 - 10:45 am

CHICAGO (WBBM NEWSRADIO) -- A lane of the inbound Bishop Ford Freeway was shut down for emergency repairs Wednesday morning on the Far South Side.

The left lane of westbound I-94 was closed about 10:15 a.m. at southbound Stony Island Avenue, near 103rd Street, according to a statement from the Illinois Department of Transportation.

The closure was needed in order to perform “emergency repairs to a drainage structure,” IDOT said. Crews were expected to finish the work by 3 p.m.

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