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Two Swing Baseball Bat In Road Rage Brawl On I-57, Video Shows

Two Swing Baseball Bat In Road Rage Brawl On I-57, Video Shows


MIDNIGHT, WE HAVE TO KEEP OUR GUARD UP BECAUSE SEVERE WEATHER, FLOODING AND THE POSSIBILITY OF TORNADOS IS WITH US. THANK YOU, MARY KAY. DEVELOPING RIGHT NOW, A ROADSIDE RUMBLE. DRIVERS THROWING PUNCHES, EVEN PULLING HAIR. WHAT SPARKED ALL OF THIS? CBS 2’S TIM McNICHOLAS IS ALONG I-57 WHERE STATE POLICE ARE NOW INVESTIGATING THE INTERSTATE FIST FIGHT. Reporter: THE MAN WHO RECORDED THE VIDEO ASKED TO STAY ANONYMOUS. ENSAY HE SAW A CLEAR KOSOVO OF ROAD RAGE. HE SAW SOMEONE TOSS A WATER BOTTLE AT ANOTHER CAR AND HE STARTED RECORDING. THE VIDEO STARTS WAY BLACK CAR CUTTING IN FRONT OF A HYUNDAI. YOU DRIVER OF THE BLACK CAR HAS A BASEBALL BAT. VERY QUICK BUT THE PERSON IN THE BLACK CAR GETS OUT WITH THE BASEBALL BAT AND APPEARS TO HIT THE HOOD OF THE HYUNDAI. SOMEONE FROM THE HYUNDAI GETS OUT, RUNS TO ANOTHER CAR’S DRIVER, PULLS HER OUT OF THE CAR AND STARTS HITTING HER. POLICE SAY IT ALL HAPPENED AROUND 7:15 THURSDAY MORNING IN THE NORTHBOUND LANES NEAR HALSTED STREET. EVENTUALLY A THIRD WOMAN, THE DRIVER OF THE HYUNDAI, GRABS THE SAME BAT AND THEN THE VIDEO CUTS OFF. THE MAN WHO SHOT THE VIDEO SAYS HE WAS MERGING INTO ANOTHER LEAP TO GET WAY FROM THE CHAOS AND HE DIDN’T SEE IF THAT WOMAN ACTUALLY SWUNG THE BAT E SAYS A MAN GOT OUT OF ONE OF THE CARS AND BROKE UP THE FIGHT SHORTLY AFTER THE VIDEO ENDED. STATE TROOPER SAY THEY GOT CALLS ABOUT THE FIGHT BUT WHEN THEY SHOWED UP, THEY COULDN’T FIND ANYONE INVOLVED. CBS 2 SEARCHED FOR ONE OF THE CAR’S LONES ARE BY THE LICENSE PLATE TO GET HER SIDE OF THE STORY. WE HAVEN’T BEEN ABLE TO REACH HERE. ILLINOIS STATE POLICE ASKING ANYONE WHO WITNESSED THIS TO SPEAK UP AND REACH OUT TO POLICE EVEN IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO STAY ANONYMOUS. INVESTIGATORS ALSO SAY THEY ARE WARE OF THAT VIDEO.

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