Crash

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14 Injured In Dan Ryan Crash Involving School Bus

Six children and eight adults suffered minor injuries Monday morning, after a school bus and three other vehicles collided on the Dan Ryan Expressway on the Far South Side.

10/20/2014

A speeding car slammed into a Chicago Police squad car, then crashed into a building late Sunday. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

2 Dead, Police Officer Injured In West Side Crash

A car was speeding west in the 4000 block of West Ogden about 11 p.m. when the vehicle struck the back of a squad car and then crashed into a building, police News Affairs Officer Amina Greer said.

10/20/2014

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Naperville Woman Charged With Drunk Driving In Four-Vehicle Crash

A Naperville woman is free on bond and awaiting trial, after she allegedly triggered a four-vehicle traffic crash late Thursday night near Neuqua Valley High School while drunk.

10/20/2014

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Two Hurt, Including Police Officer, In Fernwood Crash

A pedestrian was seriously injured and a Chicago Police officer was hurt in a Fernwood neighborhood traffic crash Saturday night on the Far South Side.

10/19/2014

The car crashed into the front of the Chase Bank on North Broadway. (Credit: Terry Gallagher)

Car Crashes Into North Side Chase Bank

A car slammed into the front of a Chase Bank in Lakeview Saturday and one person appears to have been hurt.

10/18/2014

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22 Hurt When CTA Bus Hits Pole In Englewood

A CTA spokesperson said a #9/Ashland bus was heading south on Ashland Avenue around 8:45 a.m., when it struck a pole at 72nd Street.

10/10/2014

Kelsey Ibach (Family photo)

Woman Paralyzed In Crash, Two Others Sue Driver Who Fled

Kelsey Ibach and three others got into Philip Cho’s 2008 BMW 535i on Sept. 13, according to the suit and police. Cho, who was allegedly drunk, lost control of the vehicle, which struck a utility pole and rolled over in the 700 block of West Erie, the lawsuit said. Cho allegedly fled the scene, leaving the other occupants behind.

10/09/2014

Sheri Seybold (Credit: Riverside Police)

Police: Woman Passed Out Drunk Behind Wheel Wakes Up, Smashes Vehicle Into Squad Car

Police say a woman who passed out drunk while driving in the west suburbs on Monday night woke up and smashed her vehicle into a squad car as officers tried to rouse her in Riverside.

10/08/2014

One teen was killed and another was injured in a crash early Wednesday in the South Lawndale neighborhood.  (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Police: 1 Dead, 1 Hurt When Stolen Car Crashes In South Lawndale

Two 17-year-old boys crashed the stolen car into a concrete wall about 1:45 a.m. in the 3200 block of West 32nd Street, after a police chase in South Lawndale, said police News Affairs Officer Ron Gaines.

10/08/2014

Surveillance camera footage shows the moment before impact, when a speeding pickup truck ran a red light in Oak Lawn, and plowed into several cars stopped at the light. (Credit: Oak Lawn Police)

Two Nuns, Elderly Man Killed In ‘Bizarre’ Oak Lawn Wreck

Two nuns and an elderly man were killed Sunday, when the man ran a red light, and plowed into cars stopped in the oncoming lanes in Oak Lawn. Eleven other people were injured in the wreck, two of them critically.

10/05/2014

Illinois State Police decal. (CBS)

Two State Police Cars Hit In 5-Car Crash On Interstate 355

An Illinois State Police squad car carrying two officers was involved in a five-vehicle crash early Wednesday on the Veterans Memorial Tollway, causing large delays in the southbound lanes Wednesday morning.

10/01/2014

Illinois State Police decal. (CBS)

Calumet City Man Dies In Dan Ryan Crash

The four-vehicle crash happened about 1 p.m. in the outbound lanes of I-94 near 43rd Street, Illinois State Police said in a statement.

09/29/2014

Kevin Dixon (Credit: City of Harvey)

Man Charged In Harvey Crash That Killed Two Teens

Kevin Dixon, 18, was driving a four-door 2000 Saturn westbound on 147th Street approaching Clinton about 1:56 a.m. on July 27 when he lost control and the car struck a utility pole, according to Harvey spokesman Sean Howard.

09/26/2014

Kelsey Ibach (Family photo)

Father Of Woman Paralyzed In Crash Calls Driver ‘Coward’ For Fleeing The Scene

The father of a 25-year-old woman who was left paralyzed after a friend drove his car over an embankment following a night of drinking, said he can’t understand how her friend just left her there and took a cab home to Naperville.

09/25/2014

Mark Oelerich

Murder Defendant Says Demons, God Controlled Him

Jurors heard graphic details of a fatal head-on crash and allegations of bizarre behavior from the defendant during opening statements Tuesday in the first-degree murder trial of Mark Oelerich.

09/24/2014

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Man Dies After Palos Hills Crash

Authorities responded to the crash on LaGrange Road, or Route 45, near 111th Street at 5:08 p.m., Cook County sheriff’s office spokeswoman Sophia Ansari said. A 22-year-old man, identified as Giedrius Lisnicenka, was riding his motorcycle south on LaGrange when it hit the back of a stopped vehicle.

09/23/2014

Emergency crews respond to a car on its roof in West Town overnight. (CBS)

Four Hurt After Car Flips Off Bridge In West Town

Four people were hurt early Saturday after a car went off a bridge landing on railroad tracks in the West Town neighborhood.

09/13/2014

A car crashed into a house in Buffalo Grove on Friday. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Car Crashes Into Buffalo Grove House

A northwest suburban home was deemed uninhabitable after a car was driven into its closed garage Friday morning.

09/12/2014

A woman was seriously injured when her minivan collided with a garbage truck on Route 30 in Kane County on Friday. (Credit: CBS)

Woman Seriously Injured In Kane County Crash

Kane County Sheriff’s police said the woman was driving east on U.S. Route 30 around 7:30 a.m., about a mile west of Dugan Road, when her 2006 Chevrolet Uplander crossed into the westbound lane.

09/12/2014

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Man Killed In Canaryville Motorcycle Crash

About 1 a.m., Michael May, 43, lost control of the motorcycle he was riding in the 4300 block of South Wallace Street and “fell to the pavement,” according to police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office.

09/12/2014

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