Accident

A burn victim is placed in an ambulance after an apparent cooking accident in the food court at Macy's. (Credit: CBS)

Four Injured In Cooking Accident At State Street Macy’s

Four Macy’s employees were taken to hospitals after an aerosol can overheated and ruptured during an employee breakfast at the State Street store Friday morning.

11/21/2014

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Chicago Boy, 11, Killed In Indiana Tollway Crash

As WBBM’s Steve Miller reports, state police say the boy’s father fell asleep at the wheel.

11/13/2014

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Cyclist Dies After Being Hit By Metra Train

Train no. 639 on the Union Pacific Northwest Line struck the cyclist about 6 p.m. near the Cumberland station, Metra spokesman Michael Gillis said.

07/31/2014

An SUV rests against a support beam after a crash on the Near North Side Friday afternoon. (Chicago Fire Department)

Vehicle Flips After Striking L Support Beam, 2 Seriously Hurt

A man and a woman were seriously hurt after the SUV they were in crashed, hit a CTA support beam and flipped over Friday afternoon on the Near North Side.

07/04/2014

An accident involving a truck and a bus carrying special-needs adults. (Credit: Chicago Fire Media)

Crash Halts Dan Ryan Traffic For Hours

A multi-vehicle accident shut down the outbound lanes of the Dan Ryan Expressway Tuesday afternoon.

06/03/2014

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Infant, Children Struck By Vehicle In Gary

Among pedestrians struck by the vehicle were a 3-month-old, a 21-month-old, a 3-year-old, two 7-year-olds, a 9-year-old and an 11-year-old. Two adults, 27 and 45, were also struck by the vehicle.

05/27/2014

A Deer On The Roadway. (Ill. Dept. Of Natural Resources Photo)

Family OK After Deer Falls From Overpass, Crashes Through Windshield

A deer apparently fell from the sky and through the windshield of the Conner family minivan. CBS 2′s Marissa Bailey reports.

05/26/2014

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Lockport Construction Worker Dies After Chicago Accident

A concrete wall at a construction site fell on top of 46-year-old David Varga Friday.

05/23/2014

Renato V. Velasquez. (Credit: State Police)

Driver Charged In I-88 Crash That Killed Tollway Worker

An Illinois Tollway maintenance worker was killed, and an Illinois State Police trooper was injured when a semi-tractor trailer crashed into their vehicles on the Reagan Memorial Tollway near Aurora.

01/27/2014

Seven people were injured in an amusement ride mishap at Grizzly Jack's Grand Bear Lodge in Utica. (Captured News)

Seven Hurt In Amusement Park Ride Mishap

A mix of children and adults reported aches and pains on Christmas Eve after an unspecified malfunction of a tea cup ride at Grizzly Jack’s Grand Bear Resort in Utica.

12/25/2013

Two CTA Blue line trains collided on Monday morning near Harlem Avenue. (Credit: @pulchritudino/Twitter)

Rogue Train Causes Collision On Blue Line, Dozens Injured

Police are investigating the possibility that somebody hijacked a CTA train and sent it crashing into another train, causing dozens of injuries during the peak of rush hour on Monday.

09/30/2013

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Elderly Man Struck, Killed On Edens Expressway

CHICAGO (CBS) — A 73-year-old Chicago man was struck and killed by a vehicle late Sunday on the Edens Expressway near north suburban Skokie. Miguel Tavares was struck and killed by a BMW about 11:10 […]

09/30/2013

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Mom Mistakenly Runs Over 6-Year-Old Son

Rockford authorities say a 6-year-old boy died after his mother mistakenly ran over him in the family’s SUV.

09/27/2013

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Vehicle Strikes Two Pedestrians On Near North Side

Two pedestrians were seriously injured after being struck by a vehicle Sunday on the Near North Side.

07/14/2013

At least 14 people were hurt in a crash involving a semi-trailer truck and four passenger vehicles on the Tri-State Tollway on July 12, 2013. (Credit: CBS)

Several Vehicles In Accident In Gurnee

At least 16 people were injured in a major accident Friday morning on the Tri-State Tollway near Great America in Gurnee.

07/12/2013

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Bicyclist Struck, Killed By Car On Near North Side

The 26-year-old was riding a bicycle southbound on North Larrabee Street about 6:35 p.m. when the car hit him near North Clybourn Avenue.

05/29/2013

Railroad Crossing

Woman Struck By Train In Pullman

The train struck the woman about 4:30 p.m. near West 115th and South State streets, according to Fire Media Affairs.

05/16/2013

File Photo Of Ambulance (AP Photo)

Woman Struck, Killed By Truck Driver In West Loop

A woman was killed when she was struck by a semitrailer truck in the West Loop this morning.

04/22/2013

Sunday morning around 3:30, there was a head-on collision between a police cruiser and a pick-up truck. (Credit:CBS)

Chicago Police Involved in Second Weekend Accident

For the second time this weekend, police officers were sent the hospital, following a traffic accident.

04/14/2013

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Man Dies Of Apparent Heart Attack On Kennedy Expy.

A man died early Tuesday when he suffered an apparent heart attack and crashed into a median barrier on the Kennedy Expy.

04/02/2013

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