Long Grove Road Closed After Culvert CollapsesThe gaping hole, blamed on this summer’s heavy rains, stretched the entire width of Diamond Lake Road at Indian Creek Road. The pavement collapsed Friday, leaving the road impassable.
Boy, 13, Dies After Collapsing In Basketball GameDramon Ratcliff of Bolingbrook was playing basketball at Plainfield Central High School when he collapsed, the Will County Coroner’s Office said.
Officials, Grieving Relatives Asking Questions About Fatal Building CollapseRoberto Topia Gonzalez was killed when a brick facade collapsed on top of him and three others on Saturday. As CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker reports, local and federal officials and family members have questions for the owner.
Patio Collapses In West TownAround 1 a.m. Friday, a vaulted patio between two buildings in the 1400 block of West Chicago Avenue collapsed into a 10-foot void space. Luckily, no one was on or under the patio when it fell.
Worker Dies From Injuries In Construction Collapse At Vernon Hills MallOne of two construction workers injured in a partial wall collapse at the Westfield Hawthorn Mall in north suburban Vernon Hills late Thursday night has died.
Mount Prospect Building Evacuated Out Of Fear Of CollapseA building housing a carpet outlet and an electronics store was evacuated in northwest suburban Mount Prospect, amid fear that the roof would collapse.
Building Owners Hire Engineers To Investigate Water Tank CollapseOne of the three people injured when a wooden water tank fell nine stories on Wednesday has been released from the hospital.
Firefighter Hurt When Chimney Collapses During FireA Chicago firefighter was rushed to a hospital overnight, after a chimney collapsed as he was on the scene of a fire in West Englewood.
Collapse Of Elgin Apartment Ceiling Injures 2, Forces Out 21Fire officials suspect that faulty roofing-construction work caused a ceiling collapse that injured two people and made 21 temporarily homeless at an Elgin apartment building over the weekend.
High Winds May Have Caused Building CollapseIt happened in the 6300 block of South Evans, in the city’s Woodlawn neighborhood.
Ald. Thompson Hospitalized After Collapsing At Music FestivalAld. JoAnn Thompson (16th) remained hospitalized Monday after collapsing the day before.
4 Hurt When Light Fixture Falls At Near West Side RestaurantFour people were hurt when a light fixture came crashing down from the ceiling at a restaurant just northwest of the Loop Thursday night.