After some initial improvement, a high school football player has suffered a devastating setback in his recovery from a serious injury that left him a coma.
Drew Williams was rushed to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn Friday night, after collapsing on the sidelines during the game against Dunbar High School at Gatley Stadium.
He was found beaten and bloodied on the ground in the 1400 block of West Taylor in University Village early Friday morning.
An 11-year-old boy suffered major head injuries and was in a coma after being hit by a car Sunday afternoon on I-57 in the Far South Side Washington Heights neighborhood, according to Illinois State Police.
Police on Sunday said they were talking with several persons of interest Sunday following the brutal sexual assault of an 18-year-old woman in the Logan Square neighborhood.