Construction Site

An injured worker is lifted from a construction site at Lake and Canal streets, after a steel beam collapsed Monday morning. (Credit: Nancy Harty/WBBM)

Four Hurt In Construction Accident

The Fire Department said four people were injured when a steel I-beam came down at a construction site at the northeast corner of Lake and Canal streets around 9:15 a.m.

12/29/2014

Copper

Thieves Steal $8,000 Worth Of Copper From Habitat House Construction Site

Copper thieves made off recently with thousands of dollars worth of valuable metal from a couple of homes being built by Habitat for Humanity in the southwest suburbs.

WBBM Newsradio–08/01/2012

A man died at this construction site in the 13100 block of South Torrence Avenue on Monday, officials said. (CBS)

Man Killed By Falling Debris At Construction Site

The 38-year-old man was at a construction site near East 130th Street and South Torrence Avenue when a piece of falling debris, possibly iron, struck him.

04/09/2012

Police Generic

750 Feet Of Copper Wire Stolen From U Of C Construction Site

Burglars made off with a load of copper wire that would stretch across 2 1/2 football fields at the construction site for a new arts center at the University of Chicago.

CBS Chicago–11/02/2011

Kinzie Street Bones

Contractor Finds Skeleton In River North

A contractor at a River North neighborhood construction site has made a disturbing discovery.

CBS Chicago–10/12/2011