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Crash shuts down inbound Eisenhower Expy. for hours

State Police investigate a crash about 12:30 a.m. Sunday, August 26, 2018 in the Inbound lanes of the Eisenhower Expy at Independence Ave in Chicago. | Justin Jackson/ Sun-Times

A multiple-vehicle crash shut down the inbound Eisenhower Expressway for hours early Sunday on the West Side.

The crash happened shortly after midnight on I-290 at Independence Boulevard, according to Illinois State police. As of 5 a.m., the inbound lanes were still shut down as police investigated the scene.

Video By Justin Jackson- State Police investigate a crash about 12:30 a.m. Sunday, August 26, 2018 in the Inbound lanes of the E

Multiple damaged vehicles were towed from the scene.

Police have not released the circumstances of the crash or how many people were injured.

State Police investigate a crash about 12:30 a.m. Sunday, August 26, 2018 in the Inbound lanes of the Eisenhower Expy at Independence Ave in Chicago. | Justin Jackson/ Sun-Times
State Police investigate a crash about 12:30 a.m. Sunday, August 26, 2018 in the Inbound lanes of the Eisenhower Expy at Independence Ave in Chicago. | Justin Jackson/ Sun-Times
State Police investigate a crash about 12:30 a.m. Sunday, August 26, 2018 in the Inbound lanes of the Eisenhower Expy at Independence Ave in Chicago. | Justin Jackson/ Sun-Times
State Police investigate a crash about 12:30 a.m. Sunday, August 26, 2018 in the Inbound lanes of the Eisenhower Expy at Independence Ave in Chicago. | Justin Jackson/ Sun-Times