Believe it or not, there wasn’t previously an Illinois law making it illegal for pet owners to leave pets in extreme heat or cold.
Michael Hernandez, 24, disappeared May 1 after watching a hockey game at a bar. On Thursday, a car matching his vehicle’s description was found in a Crown Point retention pond, with a body inside.
Dramatic, newly released video shows how two Chicago police officers rescued two men from a fiery vehicle following a crash earlier this month.
Firefighters searching the Des Plaines River in the western suburbs near where a vehicle was found submerged on Sunday have discovered the body of a Chicago woman.
The west suburban resident tools around in a 12-cylinder Pierce-Arrow convertible. CBS 2’s Harry Porterfield reports.
The driver said she meant to park her 2000 Honda Accord in front of First American Bank, 15 Riverside Road, around noon when her foot mistakenly pushed the accelerator, according to police.
The automaker says it knows of three injuries related to this problem…
Heatstroke can happen when the temperature is as low as 57 degrees, so here are some tips from safety advocates on avoiding accidental deaths in hot cars.
About 7 p.m., a 2008 Chevy sedan blew a T-intersection at Main Street and Boyce Memorial Drive, then drove through a fence and into a quarry filled with sand and water, said LaSalle County Sheriff Sgt. Jay Stachowiak.
U.S. Secretary of Transportation Anthony Foxx and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s Acting Administrator David Friedman are holding a press conference.
GM is on track to break the American automaker record for the most recalls in a single year, ever.
It happened Thursday afternoon on Randolph near the Chicago River.
Workers with shovels and a bulldozer spent several hours on Thursday afternoon digging and steaming out a Bronzeville couple’s vehicle.
CBS 2’s Chris Martinez talked to the owners, who say nothing has been done — after multiple complaints to the city.
A train struck a vehicle in northwest suburban Des Plaines Monday afternoon, halting all inbound and outbound Metra trains on the Union Pacific Northwest line.
About 6 p.m., a 35-year-old woman was driving near Avalon and Lindsey lanes when her vehicle left the roadway and stopped on the ice of a frozen pond, authorities said.
A man died Friday night after he was struck by a vehicle in west suburban Lyons.
Weapons come in all sizes. A 20-year-old Bridgeview man’s on his way to bond court for allegedly using his vehicle in a lover’s quarrel, reports WBBM’s Michele Fiore.
Three current students and one former student from Wilmington High school were killed when their car plunged into a Will County creek on Tuesday
A married father of six allegedly murdered his friend because he wouldn’t get inside a car after a night of revelry on the West Side.