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Bicycle (Photo by Phil Walter/Getty Images)

WATCH: Do Bicyclists In Chicago Deserve A Bad Rap?

CBS 2 cameras spent hours catching the chaos of drivers, bikers and pedestrians on the streets. Chris Martinez reports.

11/06/2014

Bicycle (Photo by Phil Walter/Getty Images)

Bicyclist Dies After Crashing Into Jeep In Bridgeport

About 11 p.m., 20-year-old Jacob Bass was riding west on the 700 block of West 33rd Street when he failed to stop at a red light and struck a Jeep Wrangler headed south.

09/05/2014

A Chicago Fire Department Ambulance (Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Police: Crash In Garfield Ridge Kills Bicyclist

A car fatally struck a bicyclist riding in the Garfield Ridge neighborhood on the West Side early Sunday, according to police.

08/17/2014

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Bicyclist Killed In Portage Park

A 28-year-old bicyclist has died from the injuries she suffered when being struck by a truck in the northwest side Portage Park neighborhood.

07/03/2014

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Elgin Bicyclist Killed By Freight Train After Falling On Tracks

Emergency crews responded to call of someone hit by a train at 12:35 a.m. near the National Street Metra station on Hendee Street.

04/26/2014

This bike path is where a 68-year-old bicyclist was fatally injured. (CBS)

Police Seek Owners Of Unleashed Dogs Who Caused Fatal Bike Crash

Wladyslav “Walter” Bujak was on the bike trail doing what he loved. But Bujak did not finish his ride. CBS 2’s Mike Parker reports.

10/04/2013

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Bicyclist Killed In Batavia Township Crash

A North Aurora man was killed Thursday afternoon when the bicycle he was riding was struck by a car in northwest suburban Batavia Township.

06/27/2013

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Bicyclist Struck, Killed By Car On Near North Side

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.

05/29/2013

The swollen Des Plaines River reaches near the Madison Street Bridge near Maywood and Oak Park in 2013. (Photo courtesy Scott Davidson)

Niles Honors 3 Employees Who Saved Bicyclist From Flood Waters

The Village of Niles is honoring three public services department employees tonight who rescued a bicyclist from flood waters last Thursday morning.

04/23/2013

Man Riding Bike Struck, Killed By Car In Skokie

A 68-year-old man died early Friday after being struck by a vehicle while riding a bicycle in north suburban Skokie.

11/09/2012

A white "ghost bike" was chained to a light pole at the corner of Wells and Oak in memory of 32-year old cyclist Neil Townsend. (CBS)

‘Ghost Bike’ Marks Memorial Where Bicyclist Killed

A couple of bicyclists killed in traffic accidents were remembered this morning where one of them died a couple of weeks ago on the Near North Side.

10/19/2012

A bicyclist was struck and killed by a truck. (CBS)

Bicyclist Struck, Killed By Truck On North Side

A bicyclist was struck and killed by a truck on the near North Side Friday.

10/05/2012

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Man Rides Bike Down Ramp To Blue Line Stop, Ends Up On Tracks

A man decided to ride his bicycle down the ramp that leads to the platform at a CTA Blue Line stop, and he ended up on the tracks.

CBS Chicago–09/19/2012

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Vehicle Strikes Bicyclist In Woodlawn

A vehicle struck a bicyclist Sunday in the South Side Woodlawn neighborhood.

08/26/2012

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Bicyclist Killed After Collision With Truck

A bicyclist died Thursday night after she collided with an ice cream truck a few blocks away from her home in the South Side Chatham neighborhood.

07/13/2012

Bicycle (Photo by Phil Walter/Getty Images)

Bicyclist Who Chased Woman’s Attacker: ‘I Had To Do It’

A bicyclist chased and tackled an alleged purse-snatcher because he was upset the man had targeted a 75-year-old woman.

03/11/2012

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Man Shot, Wounded In Avondale

A man was recovering Friday morning after being shot several times in the Northwest Side’s Avondale neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–01/27/2012

Chicago Police Officer Richard Bolling is charged with reckless homicide and aggravated DUI in a crash that killed a 13-year-old bicyclist in 2009. (Credit: Chicago Police Department)

Defense Attorney: Cop Wasn’t Drunk When He Struck & Killed Teen

An off-duty Chicago Police officer charged in a deadly drunken driving accident wasn’t intoxicated and was only trying to avoid the 13-year-old boy riding his bike on the wrong side of Ashland when the officer struck and killed him, the cop’s attorney said at the first day of his trial Tuesday.

01/10/2012

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

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Woman Accused Of Drinking Six Vodkas Before Driving Into Bicyclist

A Joliet woman was charged with aggravated DUI after she hit a barrier and struck a bicyclist with her car on the Near West Side after allegedly downing six vodka drinks in two hours, officials said.

09/05/2011

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