Fatal Accident

Metra Accident

Person Struck, Killed By Metra Train In Blue Island

A person was struck and killed by a Metra train in south suburban Blue Island early this morning.

CBS Chicago–04/04/2011

A 22-year-old motorist died Sunday in a truck-car collision in Cicero. (CBS)

Fatal Cicero Accident Followed Road-Rage Incident: Police

Cicero officials say the death of a 22-year-old motorist in a Sunday collision followed a road-rage incident, and authorities are looking for another driver who was involved in the altercation.

03/28/2011

Elgin Fatal Crash

Pedestrian Struck, Killed By Car In Elgin

A pedestrian was struck and killed this morning on busy U.S. 20 in Elgin, police said.

CBS Chicago–03/11/2011

Two women were killed in a Sunday afternoon accident near south suburban Crete. (CBS)

Police: Driver Was High In Accident That Killed 2 Near Crete

Velar Mayfield, 23, was under the influence of cannabis when the car he was driving crashed into a tree Sunday afternoon, killing two young women who were his passengers, authorities said.

03/07/2011

Two women were killed in a Sunday afternoon accident near south suburban Crete. (CBS)

2 Women Killed In Accident Near Crete

A car accident in south suburban Crete Township claimed the lives of two young women, and police say winter conditions may have played a role.

03/06/2011

Car Crash Graphic, generic sized image

Man Killed In Accident Near Schaumburg

A man was killed in a crash Monday on Route 53 at the Jane Addams Memorial Tollway near northwest suburban Schaumburg.

02/22/2011

Car Crash Graphic, generic sized image

Two Killed In Crash During Blizzard In NW Indiana

The blizzard appears to have claimed two lives in northwest Indiana Tuesday night.

02/02/2011

Metra L

Man Struck, Killed By Metra Train

Metra trains were halted on the Union/Pacific West Line Friday morning, after a man was struck and killed by a train on the city’s West Side.

CBS Chicago–01/14/2011

Ambulance

Man Killed By Bus While Trying To Help Child

A Bourbonnais man is being remembered as a hero, for pushing a child out of the path of an oncoming bus, which took the man’s own life.

WBBM Newsradio–01/05/2011

Railroad Crossing

Woman Hit, Killed By Train In Orland Park

A woman was struck and killed by a Metra train in southwest suburban Orland Park this morning.

12/10/2010

Dylan Drapeau died in a July 2006 traffic accident involving the suspect in this week's shooting spree. (CBS)

Accused Shooter Was Involved In Teen’s Fatal ’06 Accident

The off-duty police officer charged in this week’s two-state shooting spree was involved in a fatal July 2006 accident that killed a Crete teen.

CBS 2–10/08/2010

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