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.
Homes were evacuated in Lyons Thursday morning, as a gas leak erupted and led a fire to break out.
Authorities have charged a southwest suburban man with hurling racial slurs and spitting at a woman and her son in a road rage incident.
An Illinois State Police trooper was injured Friday morning in a crash on the Stevenson Expressway.
Emergency crews remain at the scene of a fire in southwest suburban Summit that started early this morning and badly damaged a commercial building.