45th Street

Ambulance

One Dead, Two Wounded In Kenwood Shooting

A Calumet City man was killed and two others were wounded Wednesday afternoon during a gang-related shooting in the South Side Kenwood neighborhood.

10/03/2013

A pickup truck lost control near 45th and St. Louis. (Credit: Mike Krauser/WBBM)

Woman Dies After Being Hit By Pickup Truck

A woman was killed when she was hit by a pickup truck in the Brighton Park neighborhood, after a teen accidentally put the truck in gear.

08/15/2013

Chicago Police vehicle. (Credit: CBS)

1 Dead, 17 Wounded In Shootings Since Friday

The most recent shooting occurred early Monday in the Belmont Cragin neighborhood on the Northwest Side.

07/29/2013

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Autopsy: Men Found In Car’s Trunk Were Beaten To Death

An autopsy has determined that two men found dead inside a truck earlier this week were beaten to death.

CBS Chicago–09/29/2012

Attempted Abduction Suspect

Child Abduction Attempts Reported In Chicago, Aurora

Two separate incidents of what first appeared to be incidents of attempted child abduction have caught the attention of police in Chicago and Aurora.

CBS Chicago–09/07/2012

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Man Tries To Kidnap Girl, 14, On Southwest Side

Chicago Police have issued a community alert about the attempted kidnapping Tuesday of a girl on the Southwest Side.

WBBM Newsradio–09/06/2012

Free Gas

Drivers Swarm To Giveaway At Southwest Side Gas Station

There was a free gas giveaway on 45th Street and Pulaski Road Thursday morning, and unsurprisingly, the line into the gas station was long.

WBBM Newsradio–08/16/2012

A photo collage memorial to 5-year-old Eric Ochoa and his 10-month-old sister, Julissa, who both died in a high-speed crash in the Back of the Yards neighborhood. (Credit: CBS)

Family Of Kids Killed In Crash Raising Money For Funerals

The mother and family members of the two children killed Saturday night in a high-speed crash on the southwest side returned to the scene of the accident for three hours Wednesday night – in search of the donations needed to bury them.

CBS Chicago–03/28/2012

Pulaski Road Crash

Woman Killed, 3 Others Injured In Southwest Side Crash

One woman is dead and three others are injured after a car crash on the city’s Southwest Side.

CBS Chicago–03/23/2012

Road Closed

Pavement Caves In On Cottage Grove Avenue In Kenwood

The pavement caved in on Cottage Grove Avenue in the Kenwood neighborhood this morning, prompting an emergency response and reroutes of a city buses.

CBS Chicago–05/31/2011