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School Bus Accident On Eisenhower Results In Minor Injuries

A school bus was rear ended on the Eisenhower Expy. on Friday morning, injuring several children on the bus.



Indiana Man Suffers Third-Degree Burns In Steel Mill Accident

A Portage, Ind., man has been placed into an inducted coma after an industrial accident at the steel mill where he worked left him with third-degree burns over 55 percent of his body.

CBS Chicago–11/02/2011

Among the seven killed in an Indiana Toll Road crash Thursday were (clockwise from left): Maria A. Yupa; Pedro Chimborazo; Pedro Chimborazo Yupa; Maria Chimborazo Pinguil; Jessica Chimborazo. (CBS)

UPDATE: 7 Chicagoans Dead, Including Infant, In Indiana Toll Road Accident

A deer is believed to be responsible for a crash on the Indiana Toll Road, which left seven Chicago family members, including an infant, dead.

CBS Chicago–10/27/2011

The driver of a Chrysler minivan managed to escape serious injury after his vehicle was crushed by a semi-trailer. (Credit: Indiana State Police)

Man Walks Away After Semi Crushes His Vehicle On I-80

A Chesterton man was able to walk away from a frightening accident on Interstate 80 on Thursday morning, after his vehicle was crushed by a semi.


Buffalo Grove Accident

Bicyclist Hit By Minivan, Injured In Buffalo Grove

A cyclist was injured Wednesday morning when a minivan struck a bicycle in Buffalo Grove.

CBS Chicago–10/05/2011

A Metra railroad crossing (credit: CBS)

Metra Train Hits Car In Tinley Park

TINLEY PARK (CBS) – A Metra Rock Island District train collided with a vehicle in Tinley Park on Tuesday, causing delays for commuters. The accident happened around 1 p.m. at a crossing along 80th Avenue […]


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Man Critically Injured In Fall From Golf Cart In McHenry County

A man was critically injured early Monday when he fell out of a golf cart in the far northwest suburbs near Wonder Lake.

CBS Chicago–10/03/2011

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Driver Of Submerged Van Surfaces, Alive

Dolton Police found the man who drove a Toyota minivan carrying five passengers into the Cal-Sag Channel early Thursday. It turns out he was in a hospital bed all along.


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Construction Worker Killed In Lockport Accident

A 28-year-old construction worker was killed Friday morning when a dump trunk backed over him in southwest suburban Lockport.


Dolton Rescue

1 Missing After Van Rolls Into Little Calumet River

Rescue crews are searching the Little Calumet River after a van full of people ended up in the water, in an accident that left two people in critical condition.

CBS Chicago–09/29/2011

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Dump Truck Accident Snags Bishop Ford Freeway

Traffic jams mounted on the Bishop Ford Freeway Tuesday morning, when a dump truck slammed into a divider wall and left a lane blocked.

CBS Chicago–09/13/2011

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Electrical Worker Seriously Injured Outside Naperville Retirement Home

An electrical worker suffered “significant injuries” after being shocked while working on electrical equipment over the weekend at a Naperville retirement home.

CBS Chicago–08/22/2011

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Bicyclist Killed When She Falls Under Dump Truck Downtown

A woman who was killed when she fell off her bicycle and run over by a dump truck in a “tragic accident” Downtown late Friday has been identified.


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Worker On Roof Dies After Becoming Tangled In Rope

The man became tangled in rope being used to lower equipment while working in the 300 block of West Superior Street, police say.



Tugboat Crashes In Sanitary And Ship Canal

A half dozen tugboat crew members are safe Thursday morning, after being involved in an accident in the Chicago Sanitary and Ship Canal.

CBS Chicago–07/28/2011

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Two Officers Injured In Crash, Squad Car Totaled

Two Chicago Police officers were injured in a crash when a squad car swerved to avoid another vehicle and crashed into a pole on the Northwest Side early Friday.

CBS Chicago–07/08/2011

Notre Dame Personnel Examine The Fallen Tower. (AP Photo/Joe Raymond) Photo Of Declan Sullivan From Notre Dame's The Observer

Fine Cut In Notre Dame Student Accident

The University of Notre Dame has negotiated a reduction to the fine imposed on the school after a student died in an accident during football practice.

CBS Chicago–07/01/2011

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Motorcyclist Killed In Schaumburg Crash

A motorcyclist was killed when the bike he was riding collided with a truck Tuesday evening in northwest suburban Schaumburg.


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Man Fatally Injured After Vehicle Accident

A 60-year-old man died Monday after a crashing a vehicle in west suburban McCook.


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2 Struck, Killed By Metra Train Near Cicero Station

Metra trains are back up and running this morning, after an accident in Cicero that left two people dead.

CBS Chicago–06/21/2011