Wrong-Way Driver On Edens Expressway In Wilmette

Another person was pulled over early this morning after driving the wrong way on the Edens Expressway.

Details on the incident are somewhat limited at this time; however, the following is being widely reported:

Illinois State Police say they started receiving calls regarding the errant vehicle around 3:30 a.m., and the car traveled one mile in the wrong direction before it was pulled over by Wilmette Police.

The vehicle apparently began driving in the wrong direction at Lake Avenue in Wilmette. The car was stopped at Glenview Road.

Additional details and possible updates can be seen in a variety of media sources including the Chicago Tribune story of April 2 titled “Cops: Wrong-way driver stopped on Edens Expressway” as well as the ABC7 Chicago story titled “Wrong-way driver arrested on Edens Expressway by Wilmette police near Glenview Road.”


A previous wrong-way driver incident on the Edens Expressway was seen in the December 15 post titled “Edens Expressway Wrong-Way Driver Travels For Over 11 Miles


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