All lanes on the northbound Kennedy Expressway have reopened on the Near West Side after a load of bricks spilled from a semi and scattered across two lanes early Thursday.
The spill occurred about 2 a.m. on the northbound Kennedy near Lake, according to Illinois State Police.
The two right lanes were blocked by debris, but all lanes were reopened to traffic by 4 a.m., state police said.
Bricks that fell from a truck block parts of the Kennedy Expressway near Lake Street early Thursday. / photo from Network Video Productions