Five-car pileup causes afternoon traffic back-up near I-80 bridge

ILLINOIS -- Drivers in Illinois can expect a slow commute after a fiver-car accident on westbound I-80 on Friday morning, December 29, has traffic backed up for miles.

According to the News 8 team on scene, the road is down to one lane on the Illinois side of the I-80 bridge while crews work to clear the wreckage.

We'll bring you more information as it becomes available.