Plane Lands on Highway

According to the Chicago Tribune

The pilot of small plane flew under a footbridge and landed in traffic on southbound South Lake Shore Drive on Friday afternoon, making an emergency landing without injuring himself or anyone else, including his passenger, officials said.

The plane landed near 3800 South Lake Shore Drive a little after 3:15 p.m., after the pilot told air traffic controllers he couldn’t make it to Midway Airport and he was directed to land where he could, according to officials in a news conference at the scene. By a little before 6 p.m., officials shut down southbound Lake Shore Drive to allow the plane to be removed.