Sergio Galvez-Delira, 24, of Glenview allegedly traveled for over 10 minutes on the wrong side of the Edens Expressway before being stopped by police near Tower Road in Glencoe. He had reportedly been driving north in the southbound lanes in his Mitsubishi SUV. Luckily, there were no injuries or deaths as a result, although some close calls were witnessed by other motorists. The driver was charged with DUI, reckless driving, improper lane usage, open alcohol, and driving without insurance.
Galvez-Delira reportedly has a clean driving record. Police claim they received approximately 15 calls from drivers on the Edens reporting the incident which occurred at 2:30 a.m. on Thursday.
Man charged with DUI after SUV is driven wrong way for miles on Edens, www.chicagotribune.com, December 16, 2011