Palos Park, IL – Massive Tree Fall Shuts Down McCarthy Road


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Palos Park, IL – Motorists face detours as a large tree obstructs McCarthy Road, officials urge caution.

The Palos Park Police Department has reported a massive tree down on McCarthy Road west of 80th Avenue, leading to a complete road closure. Traffic is being diverted to Route 83, 119th street, and 131st Street. North and south streets, including 80th, remain open. 

Crews are working to clear the debris. Authorities recommend that drivers plan alternative routes and stay updated on the progress.


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