Stop-and-go traffic sparks road rage dispute in Oakland County; shots fired through back windshield
Two drivers got into a road rage dispute overnight while waiting in stop-and-go traffic on a freeway in Oakland County, and it led to shots being fired from a minivan through the other vehicle’s back windshield, police said.
Last one-way section of Washington Avenue being converted for two-way traffic
JACKSON, MI – The last one-way section of Washington Avenue is being converted for two-way traffic this fall. The plan to extend two-way traffic from Brown Street to West Avenue was approved by the Jackson City Council at its Tuesday, Sept. 28 meeting. Related: One-way streets to convert to two-way traffic soon in downtown Jackson“It makes a lot of sense to convert the rest of Washington into a two-way (street,” Council Member Karen Bunnell, Ward 5, said. After the section of Washington Avenue is converted, the only only one-way street left in the city is E. Pearl Street between N. Martin Luther King Jr. Drive and N. Columbus Street. The city plans to eventually convert this street to two-way traffic as well, White said.mlive.com
Lanes back open after 2 Chicagoans wounded in shooting on Stevenson Expressway, police say
A 46-year-old woman and 20-year-old man, both from Chicago, were driving on I-55 when their vehicle was struck by gunfire, said state police. Both were taken to a hospital “with injuries ... from gunfire,” according to state police. Their conditions were not given.chicagotribune.com