Fatal Accident

Traffic backs up on I-290 early Sunday after a fatal crash. | Network Video Productions

Two Killed In Motorcycle Crash On I-290 In West Suburbs

Two people on a motorcycle were killed in a four-vehicle crash on the Eisenhower Expressway early Sunday in the western suburbs.


Destiny Horton (courtesy: Trice Horton)

Family Mourns Teen Girl Killed In Tri-State Accident

Destiny Horton’s happy last hours were spent with her cousin and other relatives at Great America. CBS 2’s Mike Parker reports.


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One Killed, One Injured In Back Of The Yards Crash

One person is dead and another injured in a two-vehicle accident Sunday afternoon in the Back of the Yards neighborhood, according to Chicago Police News Affairs.


The scene of the crash. | Network Video Productions.

Man Fatally Struck By Vehicles On I-55 In Bolingbrook

A Burbank man died after getting out of the passenger side of a vehicle on Interstate 55 early Saturday in southwest suburban Bolingbrook.


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Man Dies When Stolen Car Slams Into Car-Carrier On South Side

(STMW) — A man in a stolen car was killed in a crash with a semi truck Friday afternoon in the Ashburn neighborhood on the South Side, authorities said. The car and semi collided about […]


One of the vehicles involved in the crash. | Network Video Productions.

Police: Woman, 26, Dies In Crash On NW Side

A 26-year-old woman died early Sunday after a two-vehicle crash in the Avondale neighborhood on the Northwest Side, police said.



Female Standing On Street Corner Killed In Northwest Side Crash

A female standing on a street corner on the Northwest Side was killed in a car accident early Tuesday evening, according to police.


Police say the cab driver's car became engulfed in flames following a crash on I-90. (Credit: CBS)

Female Cab Driver Killed In I-90 Accident In Hoffman Estates

A female cab driver was killed in a crash early Sunday after her vehicle was rear-ended by an SUV and exploded.


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Hammond Man Killed After Car Hits Disabled Truck In Gary

A northwest Indiana man is dead and his passenger was seriously injured after the car he was driving crashed into a disabled straight-truck early Saturday on eastbound Interstate 80/94 near Grant Street in Gary, Ind., the Post-Tribune is reporting.



Elderly Woman Fatally Struck By Car In Mount Prospect Parking Lot

A 90-year-old woman died Friday after she was struck by a vehicle in a grocery store parking lot in northwest suburban Mount Prospect.


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Eldery Man Dies After Being Struck By Truck

A truck struck and killed a pedestrian Saturday morning in the West Town neighborhood.



Woman Fatally Struck By Car In Portage Park

A woman was fatally struck by a car Tuesday afternoon in the Portage Park neighborhood on the Northwest Side.



Boy, 4, Killed In Crash On Dan Ryan

A 4-year-old boy was killed in a crash on the Dan Ryan Expressway Sunday evening.



ATV Accident Claims Life Of Harvey Toddler, Two Others

A toddler from the south suburbs was among three people who died this weekend when a crowded off-road vehicle slammed into a concrete wall and burst into flames along a rural western Indiana road.


Two women were injured after their car crashed into two parked vehicles early Sunday in the Logan Square neighborhood on the North Side. / Photo provided by NVP News

Woman Dies After Argument Leads To Car Crash

An argument that escalated out of control led to the death of an 18-year-old woman on Sunday.


A Metra railroad crossing (credit: CBS)

Major Delays After Metra Train Strikes, Kills Pedestrian In Hinsdale

An inbound Metra train struck and killed a pedestrian in Hinsdale on Monday afternoon.


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1 Dead, 3 Critically Injured In Eisenhower Crash

The Cook County Medical Examiner says a Carol Stream woman died in the multi-car crash that shut down the Eisenhower Expressway for several hours this morning.


Pedestrian sign (Photo by Stand Honda/ Getty Images)

6-Year-Old Killed In McHenry County Hit-And-Run

Police in McHenry County are looking for a white passenger car or SUV with damage to one of the headlights, which fatally struck a 6-year-old boy Saturday night and left the scene without stopping.


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Bartlett Boater Indicted In Petite Lake Fatal

A Lake County grand jury approved reckless homicide and aggravated DUI charges Wednesday for the Bartlett man accused of being high on cocaine and under the influence of alcohol when he allegedly ran over a 10-year-old boy with his boat.


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Girl, 3, Struck And Killed By Truck In Roseland

Makayla Dameron was just 3 years old, taking a walk with her mother on a late Saturday morning, when a delivery truck cut her life tragically short.

CBS 2–08/25/2012