The Deadly History Of This Illinois Bridge Is Terrifying But True

Though all may seem well at the Clark Street Bridge today, that wasn’t always the case. A little over 100 years ago, an tragic event occurred that would change the lives of hundreds of families in the Chicago area.

The Eastland Disaster Historical Society has since taken on the role of remembering this tragedy. Has your family passed down stories of this event? Let us know in the comments.