ABC News reported dual interlinked incidents; one good and other bad; both took place during Augusta, Illinois, on Thursday, Jun 23, 2016, during 5:53 p.m. EDT. The Augusta Police Department in Illinois, acted diligently and quickly when they thwarted a self-murder try by an unclear 55-year-old person who was perplexing to burst off an overpass located in one of a lanes of a outbound Kennedy Expressway.
Fortunately, a military officers were means to rescue a male and move him down safely, thwarting his self-murder attempt. However, they are still questioning his locale and a probable reason for attempting to take such an impassioned step.
Consequently, as a precautionary measure, all a lanes were close down earlier, by a officials. However, this was causing trade disharmony and was an inconvenience, as it combined poignant delays for a commuters. Police officials have solemnly started opening lanes on a expressway. The initial to open was a outbound Kennedy Expressway during a Milwaukee exit.
Meanwhile, a officials have also reliable that a conditions would take some time to revive things to normalcy. Hence, it is advisable for anyone streamer in that instruction to cruise an swap route.
Written by Bashar Saajid
Edited by Jeanette Smith
ABC News: Outbound Kennedy Expressway Reopens during Milwaukee
Image Courtesy of Terry Ross’s Flickr Page – Creative Commons License
Suicide Attempt Impacts Traffic during Kennedy Expressway [Updated] combined by Bashar Saajid on Jun 23, 2016
View all posts by Bashar Saajid →