Butterfield Road

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IDOT Reminds Drivers To Slow Down In Construction Zones

It might not be prime road construction weather yet, but spring and summer are primed to be full of roadwork projects throughout the Chicago area.


Metra Train Hits Car

Metra Train Delayed After Hitting Car In Libertyville

A Metra train was delayed for half an hour Tuesday morning after slamming into an empty car in Libertyville.

CBS Chicago–11/01/2011

Mundelein Flare

5-Story Geyser Of Flames Shoots Into Mundelein Sky

As officials have warned, you can expect to see a five-story geyser of flames shooting into the air in Mundelein through much of the morning Tuesday.

CBS Chicago–10/11/2011

Metra Fatal

Metra Train Strikes, Kills Pedestrian In Vernon Hills

A train struck and killed a pedestrian early Thursday in Vernon Hills, prompting authorities to halt the train and leaving early-morning commuters delayed.

CBS Chicago–09/15/2011

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Man In Critical Condition After Car Plunges Into Pond

A man was left in extremely critical condition after his car went off the road and plunged into a pond in Downers Grove overnight.

CBS Chicago–07/29/2011


Suspect Held In Woman’s Shooting In Oakbrook Terrace

Oakbrook Terrace police say they have a person of interest in custody regarding a domestic shooting that took place Tuesday.

CBS Chicago–07/06/2011