Major delays on IB Edens at Peterson after multiple-vehicle crash

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A multiple car accident is causing major delays on the inbound Edens Expressway at Peterson Ave.

The five-car crash happened just before 7 a.m. Friday. All lanes on the inbound Edens were shut down earlier, but have since reopened.

Chicago police, fire department and EMS are on the scene.

Major delays and back-ups are reported around and approaching the scene of the accident. Traffic is backed up past Touhy.

This is a developing story. Check back for details.