At 5:17 p.m., the 80-year-old woman driving southbound on Wolf Road turned eastbound onto the railroad tracks, and her vehicle got stuck, according to Western Springs Police Sgt. John Piest.
The crash, which involved a bus and a U-Haul truck, occurred about 11:30 a.m. at 79th and King Drive.
The Amtrak train was running on the BNSF tracks when it hit a vehicle near Harlem Avenue about 2:30 p.m. Thursday.
A Metra commuter train has collided with a truck transporting automobiles near Bartlett, delaying service Monday afternoon.
Dozens of passengers riding in a westbound Blue Line train were injured Monday morning when the runaway train hit it.
Fire Engine 13 was responding to a report of fire in a high-rise in the 200 block of North Wacker Drive when it collided with a car at Columbus Drive and Congress Parkway at 3:22 p.m. Monday.
An 11-month-old girl was in “stable” condition at a hospital after she was thrown from an SUV during a crash in the downtown area early Tuesday morning, police said.
The vehicle ended up in the home’s living room, but fortunately the parents and three teens inside were upstairs.
Two people inside a vehicle struck by a Metra train Monday evening on the South Side were hospitalized — one in critical condition.
CBS 2 observed the accident scene at the Brown Line Kedzie stop: a mangled car against the side of a CTA commuter train.
A school bus carrying 6th-grade students from Highland has collided with a tractor trailer near the southern Illinois community of Litchfield.
Police shot three people Monday morning – killing one – as the suspects allegedly burglarized an electronics store on South Western Avenue and smashed their getaway van through a garage door.
LAGRANGE, Ill. (STMW) — A Metra train struck a vehicle Friday night in west suburban LaGrange, killing the driver and halting train service on the BNSF Railway line. BNSF Railway equipment train No. 1282 struck […]
A 4-year-old Atlantic bottlenose dolphin died Monday at the Brookfield Zoo.
Autopsies were inconclusive on two elderly women who died Thursday when the car they were riding in collided with a Metra Rock Island District train.
Another lawsuit has been filed over the crash of an Amtrak train that left Chicago and was hit by a truck in Nevada, killing six people more than a week ago.
An Amtrak crew member on a train from Chicago and a trucker who allegedly drove around downed crossing gates were both killed when the truck and train collided Friday morning 75 miles east of Reno, Nev., according to the Nevada Highway Patrol.
A woman motorist allegedly upset at her estranged husband allegedly rammed into his SUV while transporting her three children.
The passenger vehicle went around safety gates at West 97th Street and South Eggleston Avenue when an Amtrak train struck it, officials said.
A 17-year-old west suburban boy died early Monday following a Saturday night traffic accident near West Chicago.