76th Street

A man was injured after jumping out a window to escape an extra-alarm blaze in the 700 block of East 76th Street. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Man Injured, 12 Residents Displaced By Two-Alarm Fire

Firefighters responded about 10:10 p.m. to the two-alarm blaze at the four-story apartment building on the corner in the 700 block of East 76th Street, Fire Media Affairs Cmdr. Frank Velez said. The fire was upgraded to a two-alarm by about 10:40 p.m.

11/13/2014

A wrong-way driver crashed her vehicle into a semi truck on the Chicago Skyway early Thursday. (Credit: NVP News video)

Wrong-Way Driver Crashes Into Semi On Skyway

A wrong-way driver collided with a semi early Thursday on the Chicago Skyway (I-90), spilling diesel fuel and closing all southbound lanes for more than an hour on the South Side.

03/13/2014

Seven people were hurt in a three-car crash involving a Chicago Police SUV in the 7600 block of South Halsted Street on June 20, 2013. (Credit: Chicago Fire Department)

7 Hurt In Auburn-Gresham Crash Involving Police Car

Seven people, including two Chicago police officers, were hurt in a three-vehicle crash in Auburn-Gresham on Thursday, as the officers responded to a shooting.

CBS Chicago–06/20/2013

Timothy Jones is charged with murder in the death of a woman who was killed when police crashed into her car while chasing Jones, who allegedly was fleeing from a home invasion. (Credit: CBS)

$2M Bond For Man Charged With Death Of Woman Killed By Police During Chase

Timothy Jones, of the 12500 block of South Union Avenue, was charged with the death of 59-year-old Chicago resident Jacqueline Reynolds.

05/10/2013

(Credit: Thinkstock)

Woman Dead, 2 Cops Hurt In South Side Crash

A woman was killed and two Chicago Police officers injured in a traffic crash on the South Side on Wednesday morning.

05/08/2013

Fire Graphic

Neighbor Helps Rescue 4-Year-Old From Fire In Auburn Gresham

Three children were hurt in a house fire Wednesday night in the Auburn Gresham neighborhood, one of them a 4-year-old girl who suffered burns on 40 percent of her body.

01/23/2013

122nd Street Fatal

1 Dead, At Least 6 Wounded In Weekend Shootings So Far

It was another violent start to the weekend on Chicago streets, with one man dead and at least six others injured in a series of shootings.

CBS Chicago–09/22/2012

Laquesha Simmons

28-Year-Old Mother Killed In Crash On South Halsted Street

One woman was killed and three others were injured early Friday in a crash that closed busy South Halsted Street in the Hamilton Park neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–04/20/2012

Falling TV

Another Toddler Seriously Hurt By A Falling TV

Another small child is in the hospital, after a TV fell on her in the Auburn-Gresham neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–02/09/2012

Shooting Generic

Man Dies After Being Shot In South Shore

A man died Saturday afternoon after he was found lying in a yard with multiple gunshot wounds in the South Side South Shore neighborhood.

01/15/2012

Crash

Four Critically Hurt In Dan Ryan Crash

Four people were critically injured in a crash early Sunday on the Dan Ryan Expressway.

12/04/2011

Mohamed Natour

Paramedic Attacked By Patient In Ambulance: ‘He Was Unbuckled And Coming At Me’

Chicago Fire Department paramedic Mike Nolan says a hostile car-accident victim attacked him on the way to the hospital.

CBS Chicago–11/21/2011

School Bus Crash

9 Hurt In Auburn-Gresham School Bus Crash

Nine people were taken to area hospitals this morning, after two school buses and two other vehicles crashed in the Auburn-Gresham neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–05/19/2011

Wal-Mart (file; Robyn Beck/AFP/Getty Images)

Wal-Mart Announces Plans For More Chicago Stores

When a deal with organized labor last year gave Wal-Mart the green light to expand within the Chicago city limits, the retail giant said to expect “several dozen stores across the city over the next five years.”

CBS Chicago–03/16/2011

File Photo Of Chicago Police Car (Getty Images)

Police Officer, 6 Others Hurt In Crash

Seven people were injured and taken to hospitals after a multi-vehicle accident on the city’s South Side.

CBS Chicago–12/15/2010