A Schaumburg man has been charged with drunk driving, after driving his car into an in-ground swimming pool in Barrington Hills.
Karsten Eilertsen, 19, entered a blind plea of guilty to two counts of aggravated DUI for the March 3, 2013, crash in Barrington Hills. His Chevrolet Suburban was traveling north on Route 59 about 3 p.m. when it sideswiped a southbound Toyota just south of Route 68, according to police.
The Cook County Sheriff’s office is investigating, but could not immediately say whether foul play was involved.
The city of Chicago is set to employ a herd of goats to clear vegetation at O’Hare International Airport.
A man is dead and four other people were injured Sunday afternoon in a four-vehicle accident in northwest suburban Barrington Hills.
Two neighboring northwest suburbs have been battling over a business that one village said is a potential threat to the safety of the area’s drinking water.
A husband and wife are dead following an apparent murder-suicide Wednesday in northwest suburban Barrington Hills.
I came across a story today I never imagined I would – about two young adults, a brother and sister from an elite Chicago suburb, filing a lawsuit against their mother, accusing her of mistreating them.
The death of a 2-year-old northwest suburban boy was caused by a dresser accidentally overturning and crushing the toddler, an autopsy has shown.
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A driver was killed Friday morning when two vehicles collided head-on in the northwest suburbs.