Cook County Worker Gets 100 Days In Jail For Fatally Striking BicyclistRobert Vais, 56, pleaded guilty to aggravated driving under the influence causing a death on Sept. 16, according to Cook County court records. Judge Nicholas Fords sentenced him to 100 days in the Cook County Jail on Nov. 17.
Bicyclist Dies After Being Hit By Semi Truck In SkokieA bicyclist was killed after a semi truck hit him in north suburban Skokie Friday night.
18-Year-Old Bicyclist In Critical Condition After Lincolnwood Crash An 18-year-old woman is in critical condition after she was struck by an SUV while riding her bicycle Sunday night in north suburban Lincolnwood.
Cyclist Who Tried To Cross Route 394 Struck And Killed By VehicleAbout 7:49 p.m., Robert Kirn was riding his bicycle on Route 394 near East Sauk Trail Road in Chicago Heights when he attempted to cross both north and southbound traffic, Illinois State Police said.
Bicyclist Struck And Killed By Vehicle In Franklin Park A 51-year-old bicyclist was fatally struck by a vehicle early Saturday in west suburban Franklin Park.
Good Samaritan Rescues Bicyclist Pinned Under TruckThe woman was riding her bike near Roosevelt Road and Canal Street, when a pickup truck making a turn struck her, according to witnesses. She ended up pinned under the truck, and was having trouble breathing.
Bicyclist Killed By Hit-And-Run Driver In Forest ParkWitnesses said a speeding silver sedan struck the cyclist from behind, sending him flying into the air, and then kept going.
Bicyclist Struck By Vehicle On Northwestern CampusThe 21-year-old woman was struck while riding her bike at Sheridan Road and Chicago Avenue at 10:50 p.m.
Teen Girl On Bicycle Hit By Car In Crystal LakeA teenage bicyclist had to be airlifted to a northwest suburban hospital after she was hit by a car in Crystal Lake Wednesday evening.
Aurora Man Charged In Crash That Killed Naperville WomanA convicted burglar who also spent time in jail 11 years ago for inebriated driving stands accused of having been under the influence of narcotics when his pickup truck allegedly struck and killed a bicyclist early last fall.
Elderly Cyclist Struck, Killed By Car In Oak ParkSuleyman Cetin, 91, was riding a bike in the 500 block of Madison Street in Oak Park about 7:56 p.m. when he was hit by a Chevy Impala.
Elderly Bicyclist Struck And Killed By Car On Northwest SideLeonard Ratajczyk, 83, was hit while riding his bike in the 7800 block of West Irving Park Road in the Dunning neighborhood.