A 12-year-old girl and her 11-year-old brother, from Arlington Heights, were riding an inflatable tube behind a boat when they struck the side of a pontoon boat.
A 19-foot Rinker pleasure craft hit a towing vessel hauling six barges on the Cal-Sag Channel near Southwest Highway in Worth Township late Friday night. The smaller boat capsized, and at least three people went into the water.
Crews were searching the Illinois River on Monday, a day after a person went missing after a boating accident near southwest suburban Coal City.
A Lake County grand jury approved reckless homicide and aggravated DUI charges Wednesday for the Bartlett man accused of being high on cocaine and under the influence of alcohol when he allegedly ran over a 10-year-old boy with his boat.
A 10-year-old boy was killed in a boating accident Saturday afternoon on a lake in the far north suburbs.
A family is safe after a frightening ordeal aboard a boat on Lake Michigan Thursday night.
A boating accident in the Fox River near northwest suburban Algonquin has left one person dead early Sunday in McHenry County, according to fire department authorities.
The family of a man killed in a 2010 boat accident on the Cal-Sag Channel near Calumet Township filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the driver of both boats.