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Breaking - Garage Fire in Berwyn on Home Ave. between 13th and 14th. Power wires also on fire in several spots! 14t… 7 pulling up on a garage fire in Berwyn at 13th and Home. IB Edens crash at Foster being cleared but traffic is still messed up. 40 min from Lake Cook to Montrose! - Crash IB Edens at Foster in the 2 left lanes. So far, an extra 6 minutes in traffic.#TrafficAndWeatherTogether! Every morning @TracyButlerABC7 sends out a forecast to staff before we go on the air -… hefty overnight roadwork delays on the IB Ike at Mannheim. Should be picked up by 5 am. #HappyThursday 😊
Breaking: 2 school bus crash, 79th St at 85th Ave in Justice. EMS 1 response (5 ambo) at least one student transpor…
Bad spot for a crash - might take a bit for traffic to clear. because it's in the 2 right lanes, it's backing up traffic on the Ontario feeder trying to merge onto the IB Ke… first Metra delay of the morning.... Tuesday Morning - and it is a good morning on the roads! No crashes or overnight roadwork delays - for now!…
I-90 Eastbound - DEBRIS - West of Roselle Rd - MP 64.4 - 1 left lane blocked of 4
Retweeted by Roz VaronI-90 Westbound - MEDICAL EMERGENCY - East of Tyrrell Rd - MP 51.0 - 1 right lane blocked of 3
Retweeted by Roz Varon @SamChatmanABC7 @TracyButlerABC7 @pathieuabc7 @BabichABC7 #GirlsRule😂Update-ALL LANES CLOSED SB FORD AT 159 w/overturned tanker. Traffic diverted off at Sibley. Use Torrence to detour.… OB Ford at 159th, overturned tanker, light pole knocked down, 2 left lanes closed. OB delay begins at Sible…, it was quiet - crash OB Ford at 159th, reportedly an overturned truck, 2 left lanes blocked. Gaper's delay on the IB side.It’s a #BackToWork Monday! At least the roads are clear and incident-free. Hope you had a lovely holiday❤️
On this Thanksgiving Day I am thankful for many things, but I am particularly thankful to share this special story…
@FilipekScott @ABC7Chicago Thanks! @ABC7Chicago Holiday Fun with @TracyButlerABC7 #WhatYouDontSeeOnTV 😂 @donmoody5 @TracyButlerABC7 @TBrownABC7 @SamChatmanABC7 @BabichABC7 I’m thankful to work with such such wonderful p… time out from the windy traffic issues to send Thanksgiving Greetings! From our AM family to yours,… is INSANE! Lots of wires down through city and suburbs. #BeCareful #StaySafe Southbound - STALL - at 31st St - MP 28.5 - 1 CENTER lane blocked of 4
Retweeted by Roz VaronHappy Turkey Day Weekend! Traffic still not too bad, roads are wet/slick- this afternoon could be extremely slow wi… @MecPilot @ABC7Chicago Awwww, thanks! :)
Climb on board the @cta #HolidayBus! It runs along various routes on various days through December 23rd! #HoHoHo 🎅🏼…[Significant Delays] Brown, Green, Orange, Purple & Pink Line trains are running w/delays following earlier signal…
Retweeted by Roz VaronRPD handles injury crash at Harlem and Ogden at 5:20 PM. One driver, Male/39 of Oak Lawn arrested for suspended lic…
Retweeted by Roz VaronTwo new crashes - @IDOT_Illinois responding, OB Ike at Mannheim, and in Gurnee a crash NB US 41 before Delany.Crash - EB I-80 at Briggs, left lane blocked. Thanks @waze! Tuesday Morning! Roads are quiet. Big travel day ahead-@IDOT_Illinois and @ILTollway suspending additional roa…
@Not2dayNeDra Thank you!🙂 @chernowa @ABC7Chicago 🤣🤣🤣It's ok - better than the alternative!!!Many crashes this morning. IB Ford at Sibley, IB I-57 at 107th and an earlier crash IB Ike at 1st still causing delays. #BeCarefulOutThereService getting back to normal, but for now, allow extra time if you're taking the Brown Line. IB Ford really stacked up from 159th to 130th with a semi/car crash in the left lane.Good Monday Morning! Thankful for so many things on my birthday - family, friends and 30+ years helping get you to…
Update - crash OB Ike before 1st cleared, all lanes open, but traffic still solid from Cicero to 1st.Breaking - fire with a level 1 Haz Mat response on 81st near Wallace (E/ of Halsted). Staging at 80th and Emerald. to the @TheMagMile #Lightsfest? DON’T drive! Both @Metra and @cta will have extra service! @ABC7Chicago
Congratulations to Syrena Feustel, a Bolingbrook High School senior who won the 2020 @ILTollway Map Cover Art Conte… @dryagedkev Thanks for the heads-up! Just reported on-air, giving your tweet credit. :) @Not2dayNeDra Hmmmm - they may be out there for another hour! Traffic backed up from before Ogden!Messy Morning on the roads. 2-semi crash NB Tri-State near Cermak blocking 3 lanes. Back-ups start at 31st.
[Significant Delays] 95th-bound Red Line trains are standing at Morse due to police activity. Crews working to restore service.
Retweeted by Roz Varon @Not2dayNeDra Remember, Knowledge is Power!🙂Uh-Oh....depends on WHERE on the NB Tri-State your commute takes you! Crash NB before Halsted has traffic backed up… Making progress clearing this crash involving a semi and a car with minor injuries. Delays are pretty bad,… Wednesday Morning! City crash cleared at Sacramento and Grace. Now getting word of a crash NB Tri-State before…
Police activity continues at DuSable Harbor closing several ramps to/from LSD. Use Monroe Wacker or North Ave. as a… with breaking news at DuSable Harbor. Heavy police presence has the Randolph exit/entrance ramps to/from L…
I-294 Southbound - STALL - South of IL-19 (Irving Park Rd) - MP 38.5 - 1 left lane blocked of 4
Retweeted by Roz Varon[Minor Delays] O'Hare-bound Blue Line trains are standing at Jackson due to a sick customer. Crews working to restore service.
Retweeted by Roz VaronStructure fire in Lake Zurich in the area of Church St. and Main St. #Illinois
Retweeted by Roz VaronCrash cleared, but still delayed on the OB Kennedy heading into O'Hare. 31 min. DT to the airport. Monday Morning! Expressways look good - unless you’re heading to O’Hare. Crash on the ramp from SB I-294 to WB…
On our way to the @chi_natas Emmy Awards! #HonorToBeNominated 💕 afternoon! @TheChristkindl #SoMuchFun #GiftsFoodDrinks #Weekender @ABC7Chicago
Accident Location: W GOLF RD & N MILWAUKEE AVE Map Link:
Retweeted by Roz Varon🚨Traffic Alert🚨 Traffic on N/B River Rd is slow due to repairs being made for a CTA water main break. 🚧 Traffic is…
Retweeted by Roz VaronCrash on SB Rte. 53 near Kirchoff. There is at least one lane blocked. SB Rte. 53 a mess from Dundee Rd. to Kirchoff. #Illinois
Retweeted by Roz VaronCrash on the shoulder - still seeing delays.[Minor Delays] O'Hare-bound Blue Line trains are standing at Forest park due to a mechanical problem on a train. Cr…
Retweeted by Roz VaronLot of crashes in Lake Co. IL. Please be careful out there - could still have slick spots with temps still below f… Fire struck (under control) on Mayfield at Wabansia. Warming bus called fir 2 people. No injuries reported.… - Downers Grove, Highland Ave still closed 31st to 35th after crash and downed power lines.! Not as tired as I thought I’d be, after a late night breast cancer event! Expressways and tollways look good…
Mystery solved! 7 mile delay on WB I-80 near Gougar Rd due to a semi that RAN OUT OF GAS blocking one of 2 lanes in… I-80/94 near Wentworth a semi lost a load of sheet metal. Semi on the shoulder, crews cleaning up the debris, tr… 7 over crash IB I-290 at Addison. Delays start at I-355.[Minor Delays / Reroute] 29 State buses temp. rerouted NB: State, 61st, Indiana, Garfield, and State; SB: State, Ga…
Retweeted by Roz Varon[Minor Delays / Reroute] Eastbound 59 59th/61st buses are temporarily rerouted via 59th,Wentworth, 55th, Michigan, and 59th.
Retweeted by Roz VaronFire at Cedar Grove Missionary Baptist Church under control. No injuries reported, but church said to be a total lo… Thursday! Roads are quiet- and it’s warmer outside...maybe a high today of freezing?! @TracyButlerABC7 and I… the morning with fire activity on the south side. @CateCauguiran will have details beginning at 4:30 on…
Metra Alert UP-W - Trains may be operating 10 to 20 minutes behind schedule due to switch problems. Trains are ope…
Retweeted by Roz Varon @people named @johnlegend the #SexiestManAlive but my vote is with @TBrownABC7!!! Your thoughts? #Doppelganger 💕 outage in Gary affecting over 3,400 customers. Crews working in the area of Virginia and Central.[Significant Delays] Yellow Line trains are running w/residual delays following an earlier stalled train at Howard.…
Retweeted by Roz VaronUpdate - fire struck, scene still active. 19 people displaced, no injuries reported. 35th St blocked Francisco to C…’s turning out to be a busy morning out there! A lot of stalls and a fire, SW side at 35th and Francisco started…
Traffic Alert: Golf & Milwaukee is extremely slick. Please slowdown. We are working to get @cookcountygov
Retweeted by Roz VaronRoad conditions as of 8:40 am via
Retweeted by Roz VaronSince this frigid weather is gonna be around for a while, good idea to have these items in your car! @AAASafety Rd - northbound, south of IL Rte 137 in Libertyville expect heavy delays due to a crash.
Retweeted by Roz VaronNew - SB Mannheim entrance time OB Ike partially blocked with disabled semi. news for @CTA Brown and Orange Line Riders - back to normal through the loop.!🥶 suspect we’ll be seeing more of this with frigid temps over the next few days.
@MarkMcGinniswx @ABC7Chicago @SchwarzABC7 @TracyButlerABC7 Yes we will Mark! Starting at 4:00 AM Monday Morning!❄️❄️❄️ @LilTommyEdwards @ABC7Chicago So honored to have started my traffic reporting (radio) career with @LilTommyEdwards
@chicagosmayor 😂😂😂😂😂Sara’s my date tonight at a wonderful event! So honored to be receiving an award of recognition from #ROW - Recover…
‘Tis the season! Thanks to the @salarmychicago for spreading some holiday cheer this morning! @ABC7Chicago traffic signals and overhead street lights out at Washington and Cicero after an earlier crash. Alert ME - Train #302, sched. to arrive Millennium Station at 5:45 AM - 35 to 40 minute delay, switch problems
Retweeted by Roz VaronTGIF! Bundle up before you head out this morning. Overnight roadwork on EB I-80 at US 30 running late causing delay…