Car Into House
A driver was seriously injured, and a South Side family was startled out of their beds, when the man crashed his car into a home in the Washington Heights neighborhood early Friday.
Police in Glendale Heights were searching for a cab driver who crashed his taxi through the wall of a house early Monday, and then ran off.
The SUV was stolen from the area of 63rd and Ashland in Chicago, then was used in a robbery at the BP Earth Market at 12230 S. Cicero in Alsip, police said.
A northwest suburban home was deemed uninhabitable after a car was driven into its closed garage Friday morning.
The incident occurred about 11:30 p.m. in the 200 block of East 141st Street after a woman lost control of her vehicle, drove through the home’s fence and ultimately struck the rear of the residence.
The couple and driver suffered only minor injuries.
According to witnesses, a white BMW was traveling at a high rate of speed while turning west onto 87th Street from Indiana Avenue, when the driver lost control, and struck a home at 77 E. 87th St. about 5:15 a.m.
A red Pontiac Aztek left State Road east of 79th Street, and slammed into a one-story brick house at about 2:30 a.m.
One man is in police custody after he crashed a car into the side of a Humboldt Park home early Monday, police said.
A Downers Grove woman who was drunk when she drove into a Wheaton family’s living room has been sentenced to prison time.
Three people were taken to an area hospital in critical condition after crash sent a minivan into a house in the Sauganash neighborhood.
An Elgin man has landed in the hospital after landing his car in a house.
An intoxicated motorist crashed into a house Friday morning in southwest suburban Bolingbrook. No one was injured.