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Six Hospitalized After Trucker Falls Asleep, Crashes Into 13 Cars On StevensonThe 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.
Ambulance Stolen From Stroger Hospital Found In LyonsAbout 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.
Maywood Teen Charged With Beating Cop After Motorcycle AccidentAuthorities 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.
Gas Leak, Fire Force Evacuation In LyonsHomes were evacuated in Lyons Thursday morning, as a gas leak erupted and led a fire to break out.
Man Charged With Hurling Racial Slurs In Road Rage IncidentAuthorities have charged a southwest suburban man with hurling racial slurs and spitting at a woman and her son in a road rage incident.
State Trooper Hurt In Crash On Stevenson ExpresswayAn Illinois State Police trooper was injured Friday morning in a crash on the Stevenson Expressway.
Fire Sweeps Through Building In SummitEmergency crews remain at the scene of a fire in southwest suburban Summit that started early this morning and badly damaged a commercial building.