Dirksen / South Grand Closed

Dirksen / South Grand Closed

Be advised that the intersection of Dirksen Parkway and South Grand Avenue is closed until about 10 a. m. because of an accident investigation. This also affects Route 29 and the I-55 / 72 off-ramps leading to South Grand.

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