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1 Dead, 13 Wounded In Thursday Shootings

The fatal shooting happened Thursday morning in the South Chicago neighborhood. Ramon Gartman, 33, was discovered unresponsive in the 8400 block of South Commercial at 11:48 a.m. with a gunshot wound to his face, according to police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office.


Illinois State Police troopers search for evidence after a shooting on the Bishop Ford Freeway near 103rd Street. (Credit: CBS)

Police Investigate Shooting On Bishop Ford Freeway

Illinois State Police said, shortly before 5 a.m., someone inside one vehicle fired multiple shots at another vehicle on the Bishop Ford, wounding a 26-year-old man in the second car. A 21-year-old man and 20-year-old woman who also were in that car were not wounded.


Police investigate a shooting on the Bishop Ford late Wednesday. (Photo credit: Network Video Productions)

Two In Custody After Shots Fired On Bishop Ford

The shooting happened about 11 p.m. in the northbond lanes of I-94, between 111th Street and Stony Island Avenue, according to Illinois State Police Sgt. Alex Diaz. Two vehicles were involved in the incident.


A speeding pickup truck drove onto the rear of an empty car carrier early Thursday on I-94 near Sibley Boulevard. (Credit: CapturedNews)

Pickup Drives Onto Empty Car Carrier On Bishop Ford

A speeding pickup truck drove onto the back of an empty car carrier early Thursday on the Bishop Ford Freeway in south suburban Dolton.


An Illinois Department of Transportation truck blocks a lane of traffic on the Bishop Ford Freeway after spotting two dogs wandering on the shoulder near 115th Street. (Credit: CBS)

Owner Rescues Two Dogs Wandering Along Bishop Ford Freeway

The Akita dogs were spotted along the shoulder of the Bishop Ford near 115th Street around 6 a.m. Illinois State Police said a woman and her daughter had been searching for the dogs all night, and when they learned the dogs were on the Bishop Ford, the daughter drove to get them.


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Cyclist Struck, Killed By Semi On I-80/94 Entrance Ramp

Illinois State Police said the cyclist appeared to be riding onto the Torrence Avenue entrance ramp onto the eastbound lanes of the Bishop Ford Freeway around 5:15 a.m., when a tanker truck struck him.


A car flipped over and an SUV caught fire in a crash that left one man critically injured Wednesday along the Bishop Ford Freeway. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Man Critically Injured In Fiery Crash On Bishop Ford

Charges are pending against the driver who state police say caused a fiery three-car accident on the Bishop Ford Freeway that left one man critically injured late Tuesday in south suburban Dolton.


A woman was killed when a tire fell from a Chevy Blazer and smashed into the windshield of her Nissan Versa on the Bishop Ford Freeway on Wednesday. (Credit: CBS)

Woman Killed When Tire Smashes Into Windshield On Bishop Ford

A 64-year-old woman was killed Wednesday morning, when a tire flew off an SUV on the Bishop Ford Freeway, and smashed into the windshield of her car.


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Man Killed In Crash On Bishop Ford

He was driving a motorcycle that struck another vehicle.


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Jackknifed Semi Blocks Lanes On Bishop Ford Freeway

The accident, which occurred about 5:15 a.m., blocked one southbound and two northbound lanes, according to Illinois State Police.


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Crash On Bishop Ford Injures 6, Closes Southbound Lanes

Six people were injured in a traffic crash involving two semi-trucks and a passenger vehicle on the Bishop Ford Freeway early Tuesday, prompting authorities to close the interstate’s southbound lanes to travel.


Jennifer Mitchell (Source: Facebook)

Woman Dies After Falling Out Of SUV, Being Hit By Semi On Bishop Ford

Jennifer Mitchell, 27, was struck sometime before 1 a.m. near 154th Street by at least two vehicles, authorities said.

CBS Chicago–02/12/2013

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2 Men Shot In Bishop Ford Freeway Drive-By

The Bishop Ford Freeway was shut down for hours Saturday morning, as Illinois State Police investigated a shooting.

CBS Chicago–08/25/2012

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Three Females Hurt In Bishop Ford Crash

Three females were hurt in a two-vehicle rollover crash early Sunday that led to two related wrecks on the Bishop Ford Freeway (I-94).


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Man Killed, 2 Women Injured In Crash On Bishop Ford Exit Ramp

A man was killed and two women were injured early Monday in a crash on an exit ramp from the Bishop Ford Freeway.

CBS Chicago–07/09/2012


1 Dead, 1 Wounded In Bishop Ford Crash

One motorist is dead and one other is wounded after a two-vehicle crash early Sunday on the Bishop Ford Freeway where alcohol is believed to be a factor, state police said.


Ronnie Head, 54, of Dolton was killed in a wrong-way crash early Monday that was caused by another driver. (Head family)

Man Driving To Work Killed By Wrong-Way Driver On Bishop Ford

A motorist on his way to his job at the Chicago Tribune was killed early Monday when a wrong-way driver collided with his vehicle on the Bishop Ford Freeway.

CBS Chicago–04/30/2012

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Truck Runs Over Car, Causes Pileup On Bishop Ford

A car was essentially run over by a semi-trailer truck on the Bishop Ford Freeway early Wednesday, causing a pileup and a major traffic jam.

CBS Chicago–03/14/2012


Shots Fired At Nightclubbers On Bishop Ford, Driver Wounded

A motorist was shot while driving on the Bishop Ford Freeway early Sunday on the Far South Side.


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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