Car Into Building

Burglars stole jeans and shoes after crashing through the front of a Cisco NYC store on the West Side. (Credit: CBS)

Thieves Swarm West Side Store In Smash-And-Grab Heist

After a van smashed through the front of a West Side clothing store early Wednesday, 20 people swarmed inside, stealing tens of thousands of dollars worth of designer jeans in less than three minutes.

11/26/2014

The front part of a car crashed into a building in Humboldt Park early Tuesday. (Photo from Network Video Productions)

7 Hurt When Car Crashes Into Building In Humboldt Park

A vehicle was involved in an accident with a CTA bus in the 3900 block of West Ontario around 12:15 a.m., police said, citing preliminary information. One of the vehicles hit a building, which caught fire after the crash, police said.

11/25/2014

An SUV crashed through a garage in West Chicago at a high rate of speed on Friday. (Credit: CBS)

SUV Crashes Through Garage In West Chicago

A woman who lives next door to the house in the 400 block of Colford Avenue said she saw a man in a silver SUV accelerate on the driveway, clip the side of the house, and smash all the way through the garage in the back yard.

08/29/2014

Three people were seriously hurt when a vehicle crashed into a building at 119th and Eggleston early Wednesday morning. (Credit: CBS)

3 Seriously Hurt When Car Slams Into West Pullman Building

The vehicle was driven in to a building near 119th Street and Eggleston Avenue about 5:10 a.m.

06/18/2014

A woman drove her SUV into a 7-Eleven building Wednesday night in Palos Heights. (Photo from Network Video Productions)

Woman Crashes SUV Into Palos Heights 7-Eleven

Police responded to the call about 8:30 p.m. at 7-Eleven, 11900 S. Harlem Ave., after the woman’s vehicle accelerated into the store, according to Palos Heights Police Sgt. Jeff Crowley.

05/29/2014

A man pulled a 3-year-old boy from this SUV after it crashed into a building in Englewood, just before the SUV caught fire. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Man Rescues Boy, 3, From SUV That Crashed Into Englewood Building

The 3-year-old boy was riding in a stolen SUV that crashed into a vacant building in the 2000 block of West 59th Street shortly before midnight Sunday night.

05/12/2014

A car crashed into a building in the 5100 block of West Grand Avenue early Tuesday. (Photo from NVP News Video)

Car Crashes Into Belmont-Cragin Building

Three people were displaced after a car crashed into a building in the Belmont Cragin neighborhood on the Northwest Side early Tuesday.

03/11/2014

Eight people were injured when two vehicles crashed into a building at Fullerton and Kimball avenues. (Credit: CBS)

1 Dead, 7 Injured When Cars Hit Logan Square Building

The Chicago Fire Department responded shortly after 5:30 a.m., after two cars struck a building at the corner of Fullerton and Kimball Avenues.

02/03/2014

A woman driving a Ford Expedition crashed into the front of Midway Subs at Archer and Nagle avenues before the shop opened on Aug. 13, 2013. (Credit: Bernie Tafoya)

SUV Crashes Into Sandwich Shop In Garfield Ridge

Only the senior citizen who was driving the Ford Expedition suffered any injuries.

WBBM Newsradio–08/13/2013

Car Crash Graphic, generic sized image

Driver Who Hit Boy, School Charged With Reckless Driving

The driver told police he was turning around and hit the gas instead of the brakes and the van drove right through the curb cut and down the sidewalk in reverse and crashed through the double doors at Woodland Middle School.

08/09/2013

A car crashed into the Binny's Beverage Depot in Highland Park on Aug. 8, 2013. (Credit: Greg Chmieo)

Car Crashes Into Building In Highland Park

Two people were hurt when a car crashed into a Binny’s Beverage Depot in Highland Park and caught fire Thursday morning.

08/08/2013

A woman crashed into a Skokie dry cleaners on June 25, 2013, when she stepped on the accelerator, instead of the brake. (Photo from Susan Bleser)

Woman Crashes Into Skokie Cleaners, Injures Baby

A woman who put her foot on the accelerator instead of the brake crashed into a cleaners Tuesday afternoon in north suburban Skokie.

06/26/2013

The front of a vacant restaurant in Hinsdale is boarded up, after a car crashed into the building on Washington Street on March 25, 2013, the third such crash in five weeks on the same block. (Credit: Bernie Tafoya/WBBM)

Hinsdale Might Install Barriers Downtown To Stop Cars From Hitting Buildings

Officials in west suburban Hinsdale are considering installing reinforced posts in the village’s downtown business district, as a way to prevent cars from jumping the curb and hitting buildings.

WBBM Newsradio–04/25/2013

The front of a vacant restaurant in Hinsdale is boarded up, after a car crashed into the building on Washington Street on March 25, 2013, the third such crash in five weeks on the same block. (Credit: Bernie Tafoya/WBBM)

Another Car Crashes Into Building In Downtown Hinsdale

It’s happened again in downtown Hinsdale; on Monday, for the third time in five weeks, a car crashed into a building on the same block in its historic downtown district.

03/26/2013

900 N. Michigan Ave. Crash

Van Slams Into Display Window Bloomingdale’s Building On Mag Mile

A van slammed into a display window in the 900 N. Michigan Ave. skyscraper on the Magnificent Mile Friday morning.

CBS Chicago–06/01/2012

Mattress Store Crash

Car Plows Into Mattress Store In Skokie

It was a mess Thursday morning at a mattress store in Skokie, after a car plowed right into the middle of the showroom.

CBS Chicago–04/19/2012

Texting

Police: Aurora Man Was Texting, Driving Drunk When He Hit Building

Texting and alcohol proved to be a potent and dangerous mix for an Aurora man.

CBS Chicago–02/28/2012

Mount Prospect Accident

Driver Backs Into Basement Apartment In Mount Prospect

A woman says she was just trying to get out of a parking lot when she slammed into an apartment building in Mount Prospect.

CBS Chicago–01/30/2012

An elderly woman was injured when her car crashed into the 79th and Halsted Medical Center at 746 W. 79th St. on Jan. 15, 2012. (Credit: Chicago Fire Department)

Elderly Woman Injured When Car Crashes Into South Side Building

An elderly woman was injured Sunday morning when the car she was driving crashed into a medical building in the South Side Auburn-Gresham neighborhood after it had been rear-ended by a truck.

01/15/2012

Car Crash Graphic, generic sized image

Early-Morning Crash Snags Traffic At Michigan Avenue, Ohio Street

An accident snagged early-morning traffic early Friday on the Magnificent Mile.

CBS Chicago–12/30/2011

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