1st Avenue

Six people were hospitalized after a semi-trailer truck plowed into 13 other vehicles on the Stevenson Expressway in Summit, Illinois. (Credit: CBS)

Six Hospitalized After Trucker Falls Asleep, Crashes Into 13 Cars On Stevenson

The crash happened around 3:40 a.m., when an Illinois State Police trooper was conducing nightly lane closures for road construction work in the northbound lanes near 1st Avenue in southwest suburban Summit. Thirteen vehicles were stopped on the Stevenson, when a truck plowed into them.

06/19/2015

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Ambulance Stolen From Stroger Hospital Found In Lyons

About 8:45 p.m., a suspect got into the ambulance as emergency personnel was unloading a patient and taking them into the hospital, located at 1969 W. Ogden Ave.

04/07/2014

Police collect evidence in Maywood after an off-duty Chicago police officer shot and killed a man who attacked him, after the officer accidentally struck the man's 4-year-old daughter as she was crossing the street on Aug. 11, 2012. (Credit: CBS)

Maywood Teen Charged With Beating Cop After Motorcycle Accident

Authorities have charged a teen in the beating of an off-duty Chicago Police officer who was involved in an accident in Maywood over the weekend.

CBS Chicago–08/14/2012

Lyons Gas Fire

Gas Leak, Fire Force Evacuation In Lyons

Homes were evacuated in Lyons Thursday morning, as a gas leak erupted and led a fire to break out.

CBS Chicago–07/19/2012

Handcuffs

Man Charged With Hurling Racial Slurs In Road Rage Incident

Authorities have charged a southwest suburban man with hurling racial slurs and spitting at a woman and her son in a road rage incident.

CBS Chicago–03/22/2012

State Police Accident

State Trooper Hurt In Crash On Stevenson Expressway

An Illinois State Police trooper was injured Friday morning in a crash on the Stevenson Expressway.

CBS Chicago–08/05/2011

Fire Graphic

Fire Sweeps Through Building In Summit

Emergency crews remain at the scene of a fire in southwest suburban Summit that started early this morning and badly damaged a commercial building.

03/21/2011