Division Street

Two Shot In AustinThe shooting happened at 8:11 p.m. in the 5000 block of West Division Street, according to preliminary information from Chicago Police.
ATMs Stolen From Five West Side BusinessesFive commercial burglaries have been reported in which multiple suspects have forcibly entered a business through the front door and removed an ATM, according to Chicago Police. In two instances, they also pulled the electric meter from the rear of the store to disable surveillance and alarm systems.
Pedestrian Critically Injured In West Side Hit-And-RunAbout 11:50 p.m., a 38-year-old man was in the crosswalk on Division Street at Pulaski Road when he was hit by a dark-colored vehicle, police News Affairs Officer Amina Greer said.
Teen Shot In Humboldt ParkAbout 10 p.m., he was standing in an alley in the 4200 block of West Division Street when he heard shots and realized he had been struck in the right foot, police News Affairs Officer Ron Gaines said.
Woman Struck And Killed By Car In Wicker ParkA 23-year-old woman driving a 2011 Nissan Juke was pulling out of a CVS Pharmacy parking lot about 9:35 p.m. and turning left onto Division Street near Ashland Avenue, when her vehicle struck the pedestrian on the roadway, police said.
Woman Dies After Head-On Crash In Humboldt ParkBessie English, 63, was driving west in a 1993 Ford Escort in the 2700 block of West Division Street about 7:50 a.m. when her vehicle crashed head-on into another vehicle traveling east.
CTA Bus Catches Fire On Lake Shore DriveA #147/Outer Drive Express bus got a flat tire around 5:45 a.m. near Division Street. The bus pulled over, and soon after, passengers reported smoke in the back of the bus. The bus driver evacuated all passengers. The entire back half of the articulated bus was gutted by the fire.
Five Shot In Chicago HeightsPolice were investigating an apparent gun battle between occupants of two cars near the corner of Concord Drive and Division Street.
Semi Crashes On Inbound Kennedy, Catches FireAll inbound lanes of the Kennedy Expressway (I-90/94) were temporarily closed early Wednesday when a semi truck crashed and caught fire.
Fire Destroys Lemont HomeLemont Fire Chief George Rimbo said no one was at the home in the 300 block of East Division Street when the fire began and a neighbor called the fire department about 1 p.m. on Monday.
Man Struck, Killed By Semi In Noble SquareA truck driver who had just been involved in a minor crash with a minivan was standing outside his own truck to take pictures of the damage caused by the crash when he was run over by another truck
One Hurt In Spin-Out Crash On Kennedy ExpresswayThe crash was likely caused by the motorist driving too fast on icy road conditions, state police said.