15th Street

A pickup truck was sideswiped by a CTA Bus near 15th Street and Western Avenue. on Aug. 30, 2013. Emergency crews had to clean up a diesel fuel spill from the crash. (Credit: CBS)

Six Hurt In Near West Side Bus Crash

Police said the crash happened at 10:20 a.m., near the intersection of 15th Street and Western Avenue. The bus was involved in a crash with a pickup truck and a semi-trailer truck.


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At Least 20 Wounded In Weekend Violence Through Sunday Morning

At least 20 people, including a 10-year-girl, a 16-year-old girl and a 15-year-old boy, have been wounded in shootings throughout the city since Friday evening.


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Men Charged With Beating Female Cabbie

Two men stand charged with robbing and beating a female cab driver in the University Village neighborhood, after being caught by a UIC police officer.

CBS Chicago–02/21/2011

15th Street Fire

2 Buildings Burn On West Side

Two buildings went up in flames on the overnight in the North Lawndale neighborhood near Douglas Park.

CBS Chicago–11/19/2010