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.
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.
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.