Good Samaritan Rescues Elderly Woman Before Metra Train Strikes VehicleAt 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.
Truck Hits CTA Bus, At Least Eight InjuredThe crash, which involved a bus and a U-Haul truck, occurred about 11:30 a.m. at 79th and King Drive.
Amtrak Train Hits Vehicle In RiversideThe Amtrak train was running on the BNSF tracks when it hit a vehicle near Harlem Avenue about 2:30 p.m. Thursday.
Metra Train Collides With Semi-Truck, 2 InjuredA Metra commuter train has collided with a truck transporting automobiles near Bartlett, delaying service Monday afternoon.
NTSB: Runaway Blue Line Train Was Powered Up, Had Damaged WiringDozens of passengers riding in a westbound Blue Line train were injured Monday morning when the runaway train hit it.
Fire Engine Hits Car, 2 Women HospitalizedFire 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.
Baby Girl Ejected From SUV In River North CollisionAn 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.
Vehicle Slams Into Carol Stream HouseThe vehicle ended up in the home’s living room, but fortunately the parents and three teens inside were upstairs.
2 Sent To Hospital After Car Is Hit By Metra Train On South SideTwo people inside a vehicle struck by a Metra train Monday evening on the South Side were hospitalized -- one in critical condition.
Police Car Collides With CTA Train During PursuitCBS 2 observed the accident scene at the Brown Line Kedzie stop: a mangled car against the side of a CTA commuter train.
Bus, Semi-Truck Collide DownstateA school bus carrying 6th-grade students from Highland has collided with a tractor trailer near the southern Illinois community of Litchfield.
1 Suspect Dead, 2 Injured In Little Village Police ShootingPolice 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.