Worker Dies In South Loop Construction AccidentThe Fire Department said the man was in the garage area, working with high-pressure air – perhaps a steam pipe – when a device malfunctioned, and exploded in his face. The worker suffered massive head injuries, and was killed instantly.
Construction Worker Shot In Auburn-GreshamThe 21-year-old man was leaving a building he was rehabbing in the 8200 block of South Justine Street at 12:34 a.m. when someone drove up and fired at him, police News Affairs Officer Ronald Gaines said.
Lockport Construction Worker Dies After Chicago AccidentA concrete wall at a construction site fell on top of 46-year-old David Varga Friday.
Construction Worker Dies After Being Pinned Under EquipmentThe accident happened in the 6200 block of South May in the Englewood, where repaving work has been going on.
Man Dressed As Construction Worker Robs BankA man wearing a white construction hat, goggles, an orange construction vest, white sweatshirt, white scarf and gloves robbed the North Community Bank branch Thursday.
Construction Worker Killed In Lockport AccidentA 28-year-old construction worker was killed Friday morning when a dump trunk backed over him in southwest suburban Lockport.