Woman Gets 13 Years For Hitting State Trooper In Drunken CrashA 61-year-old woman has been sentenced to 13 years in prison for running over an Illinois State Police trooper on the Tri-State tollway two years ago, and causing a crash that injured four other people.
Man Gets 7 Years In Prison For Drunk Driving Crash That Severed Man's LegQuinn Gabnay, 46, was convicted June 3 of four counts of aggravated DUI by Judge Donald Tegeler Jr., according to a statement from the Kane County state’s attorney’s office. It was his third DUI offense.
Man Charged With Drunk Driving In Crash That Killed Off-Duty CopAndres Quinones, 33, faces felony counts of aggravated DUI causing death and failure to stop in a fatal accident for the crash that left Officer Charles Barango dead about 2 a.m., authorities said.
Man Charged With DUI After Fatal Spring Grove CrashRyan Heineman, 33, was charged with aggravated DUI, according to Spring Grove Police Sgt. Jason Hintz.
Man Gets 16 Years For Drunk Driving Death Of Good SamaritanShane Stokowski died trying to help the man who ended up killing him. Seeing an inebriated patron leave a West Town bar, Stokowski, 33, pleaded with the stranger who got behind the wheel: “You don’t want to do this.”
Man Charged With DUI, Reckless Homicide For Garfield Ridge Hit-And-RunSaturday night, a 42-year-old woman and 39-year-old man were walking north across Archer Avenue at Lavergne Avenue when they were both struck by a red Jeep, police said.
Man Charged With DUI After 2 Kids Hurt In East Garfield Park CrashRicky Pearson, 27, faces three felony counts of aggravated DUI causing an accident with bodily harm, according to a statement from Chicago Police. He was also charged with misdemeanor counts of DUI and driving on a suspended license; and cited for driving without insurance and disobeying a red light.
Woman Pleads Guilty To Fatal Riverside DUI CrashA west suburban woman pleaded guilty Friday to being the driver in a 2011 DUI crash that left one man dead in Riverside.
Man Gets 10 Years For 2013 DUI Crash That Left Glenview Couple DeadDaniel Shmelevich, 30, pleaded guilty Monday to two counts of aggravated DUI involving an accident causing death, according to Cook County court records. Judge Lauren Gottainer Edidin sentenced Shmelevich to 10 years.
Driver Charged In Wrong-Way Crash That Injured 6The crash occurred at about 2:30 a.m. Saturday when a car was traveling north in the southbound lanes of I-94 near 159th Street, according to Illinois State Police. Three other vehicles were also involved in the crash.
Woman Charged With Drunk Driving After Hitting Boy Riding BikeThe boy was riding his bicycle in front of his home in the 300 block of Eastgrove Road in Riverside around 5 p.m. Monday, when Cynthia Grosse, of Lyons, struck him in front of his 6- and 11-year-old siblings, according to Riverside Police Chief Tom Weitzel.
Second Suspect In Fatal Street Racing Crash Held On $1M BailDouglas McGrew, a 25-year-old Robbins man, had been hospitalized after the Thursday evening crash in a residential neighborhood of the south suburb, according to Robbins police. McGrew faces reckless homicide charges along with 41-year-old Lynwood resident Craig Stevenson.