Route 17 Traffic Alert: Major Blockage near Grant Park Due to Icy Conditions


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Grant Park, IL – Drivers in the Grant Park area are being advised to avoid Route 17 towards Indiana. 

According to the Grant Park Police Department, a significant traffic issue has developed on the road. On Monday evening, around 5:30 pm, trucks were reported to be blocking the entire road, creating a substantial obstacle for motorists. The situation is exacerbated by very icy conditions, making the route particularly hazardous. 

Authorities are urging the public to seek alternative routes and exercise extreme caution if travel in the area is necessary. Updates on the situation will be provided as more information becomes available.


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