Joliet Traffic Alert: Serious Crash Closes Southbound Route 53


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Joliet, IL – Joliet police have closed the southbound lanes of South Chicago Street (Route 53) at Millsdale Road following a serious crash around 7 p.m. on Saturday.

According to a traffic alert issued at 7:10 p.m., officers are investigating the incident, and the roadway is expected to remain closed for a significant period. 

Motorists are advised to seek alternate routes. More information will be provided as it becomes available.


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