Cold Deaths

Cold Thermometer

Season’s First Cold-Related Deaths In Cook County Reported

A northwest suburban man and a North Lawndale woman who died this week are the first reported cold-related deaths of the season in Cook County.

11/25/2014

Cold Thermometer

Pair Of Cold Deaths Brings County’s Total To 23

At least 23 people have died of cold-related causes in Cook County this season, the most since 2008-09, with the latest being a Humboldt Park man and an Austin woman.

03/04/2014

Icicles. (Credit: CBS)

Northfield Man Is 11th Cold-Related Death In Cook County

A north suburban man is at least the 11th reported cold-related death this winter in Cook County.

01/10/2014

Cold Thermometer

Cold Exposure Cited In Two Separate Deaths Friday

The deaths Friday of two men — one in the South Side Kenwood neighborhood and another in northwest suburban Streamwood — were due in part from exposure to the cold.

02/26/2012

Photo Of A Frozen Ditch. (AP Photo)

Bitter Cold Blamed For 4 Area Deaths

The brutal cold that has settled on the Chicago area is now blamed for four deaths.

CBS Chicago–12/07/2010