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.
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.
A multi-vehicle accident shut down the outbound lanes of the Dan Ryan Expressway Tuesday afternoon.
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.
A deer apparently fell from the sky and through the windshield of the Conner family minivan. CBS 2’s Marissa Bailey reports.
A concrete wall at a construction site fell on top of 46-year-old David Varga Friday.
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.
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.
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.
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 […]
Rockford authorities say a 6-year-old boy died after his mother mistakenly ran over him in the family’s SUV.
Two pedestrians were seriously injured after being struck by a vehicle Sunday on the Near North Side.
At least 16 people were injured in a major accident Friday morning on the Tri-State Tollway near Great America in Gurnee.
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.
The train struck the woman about 4:30 p.m. near West 115th and South State streets, according to Fire Media Affairs.
A woman was killed when she was struck by a semitrailer truck in the West Loop this morning.
For the second time this weekend, police officers were sent the hospital, following a traffic accident.
A man died early Tuesday when he suffered an apparent heart attack and crashed into a median barrier on the Kennedy Expy.
A Crown Point teen was killed when he went airborne on his dirt bike and landed on a fence post on Saturday night in Leroy.
Last week, a father and son jumped into action to save a child struck by a Metra train. On Wednesday, they sat down to talk with Chris Martinez about their heroism.