A car-carrying semi-truck jumped the concrete wall separating the Dan Ryan Expressway from the CTA Red Line Sunday night, landing on the newly repaired tracks and damaging the third rail.
The crash happened at 7:30 a.m. at 68th and Halsted streets. None of the children suffered life-threatening injuries.
The victims included a man who was shot to death while riding bike in the Englewood neighborhood.
Police are investigating a pair of shootings that occurred blocks apart during a roughly one-hour time span early Wednesday in the Greater Grand Crossing neighborhood.
A man was fatally shot in the stomach as he left a lounge in the Englewood neighborhood early Friday, authorities said.
Ramona Rogers-Washington has a fractured wrist and a bullet in her chest, but nonetheless she said she’s “very blessed” to be alive, after a shooting on a CTA bus on Thursday.
An 18-year-old man was shot to death after a dispute with several other males in the Englewood neighborhood late Tuesday.
One person was killed and 13 wounded in gun violence over the Christmas holiday, including an 11-year-old boy grazed by a bullet and a man who was shot to death during a dispute in the Englewood neighborhood.
Police are searching for two young men who have robbed Red Line train commuters at gunpoint on the South Side.
Police say a Chicago man used a dog to escape officers serving a search warrant in the Englewood neighborhood Tuesday night.
Two boys – ages 13 and 14 – were among four killed, and at least 31 others were wounded in shootings in Chicago over the weekend.
Nine people were killed and at least 15 others wounded in shootings across the city from Friday night through Monday morning.
Three teenage boys were shot Tuesday afternoon in the Marquette Park neighborhood.
A 15-year-old boy was shot and killed Tuesday night in the Marquette Park neighborhood.
The late comedian Bernie Mac had a portion of 69th Street in the Englewood neighborhood, where he grew up, named in his honor Tuesday.
The late Bernie Mac is getting a special honor in Chicago.
A crash on the Dan Ryan Expressway shut down the outbound express lanes near 69th Street Monday afternoon.
An Illinois State Police trooper was hospitalized with minor injuries Wednesday morning, following a crash on the Dan Ryan Expressway.
Three people are in police custody after a police chase through several South Side neighborhoods.
One man is dead, and another is fighting for his life this morning, after separate shootings in the South Shore and Woodlawn neighborhoods.