IB 290 shut down from Cicero Ave to downtown after 2 injured in expressway shooting

Two people were injured in two separate cars by apparently the same shooter on the inbound Eisenhower Expressway Friday night, Illinois State Police said.

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- And we start with breaking news tonight. For the third time in as many days there's another shooting on a Chicago Expressway. In fact right now all the inbound lanes of the Eisenhower from Cicero all the way to downtown are shut down. Two people in two different cars are wounded. Police say the shooter in a third car escaped. Just yesterday state police told us they responded to 38 highway shootings so far this year. That's more than a 300% increase over the same time last year. We'll continue to follow that tonight.