Woman Found Dead During Apartment Fire In Whiting, Ind.Firefighters responded to a three-unit apartment building in the 1700 block of 119th Street in Whiting, Ind., about 3 a.m., Whiting Fire Chief Gus Danielides said. The woman living in the apartment, thought to be in her 60s, was found right outside the rear door leading to the fire escape.
Eight Hurt In Five-Vehicle Crash On Interstate 57All lanes on I-57 have reopened as of 4:15 a.m. Monday after at least eight people were injured in a five-vehicle crash on Interstate 57 in the Morgan Park neighborhood on the Far South Side.
1 Killed, 1 Critically Wounded In West Pullman ShootingThe two men, 24 and 29, were both shot in the head about 2:05 a.m. near 119th Street and Yale Avenue, said police News Affairs Officer Ronald Gaines, citing preliminary information.
Activists Protest Red Light Cameras At Intersection Where Spikes OccurredActivists on a campaign to get rid of red light and speed cameras in Chicago are out protesting today, buoyed by the Tribune’s analyses that found thousands of people may be due refunds for tickets they didn’t deserve.
3 Seriously Hurt When Car Slams Into West Pullman BuildingThe vehicle was driven in to a building near 119th Street and Eggleston Avenue about 5:10 a.m.
Route 83 Closed In Palos Park Due To Jet Fuel SpillIllinois Route 83 in Palos Park is closed from LaGrange Road to Southwest Highway because of a ruptured jet fuel line, and it may remain closed until Wednesday as major repairs are made, Palos Park Village Manager Rick Boehm said.
Mother, 1-Year-Old Daughter Shot On Far South SideA mother and her 1-year-old daughter were shot and wounded while sleeping in the bedroom of their own home in the West Pullman neighborhood overnight.
Woman Charged After Crashing Car Into S. Side RestaurantA Riverdale woman has been charged after she allegedly plowed a car into a Chili’s restaurant, which burst into flames injuring her and seven patrons inside the Far South Side eatery late Saturday.
Man Shot In Head In PullmanA man was shot in the head Sunday in the Pullman neighborhood on the South Side.
Car Slams Into Carnival Ride Near I-57A car slammed into a carnival ride in the Morgan Park neighborhood this morning, prompting authorities to shut down an off-ramp on Interstate 57.
Investigators On Scene Of West Pullman ShootingA young man was shot and critically wounded on the Far South Side late Saturday morning in the West Pullman neighborhood.