A shooting on the Kennedy Expressway outbound near Sayre Avenue is still under investigation. Because of this investigation, all lanes are blocked at the Kennedy/Edens Junction near Montrose Avenue on the outbound side.
(7:07am) Outbound Kennedy slow downs start before North Avenue with traffic coming to almost a hault from Armitage out to the junction where all traffic is being diverted to the Edens Outbound.
Many drivers getting off the Edens at Foster, but all entrance ramps onto the Kennedy are closed to Harlem Avenue.
(7:07am) Current travel times:
Kennedy Exwy OB from Downtown to Montrose Junction – 53 min
Kennedy Exwy IB ALL THE WAY FROM O’Hare to Downtown – 43 min
Kennedy Exwy IB from O’Hare to Montrose Junction – 25 min
State police looking for shell casings on the OB Kennedy @ the Junction following a shooting this morning at Sayre. pic.twitter.com/8Vse7Ks8vc
— WGN-TV Traffic (@WGNtraffic) August 17, 2015