A police officer said someone cut off the bus, and when the bus driver slammed on the brakes, the bus slid on wet heavy metal sheeting on the roadway, then crossed into oncoming traffic, and hit a building.
An 85-year-old man fell to his death from the eighth floor of an Uptown neighborhood high-rise Friday morning.
A man suspected of carjacking an SUV has been arrested and taken to a hospital after crashing the vehicle into a Logan Square building while fleeing from police.
One person was killed, and two others were injured, when a cab struck a building in the Streeterville neighborhood this morning.
Some people who escaped from the high-rise fire Sunday — which was knocked out quickly by firefighters — said there was confusion about the building’s evacuation plan.
The last residents are moving out of the last high-rise of Cabrini-Green public housing development, but some say they are not ready to go.
A motorist drove into a building in Chicago Heights after blacking out on Thursday afternoon.