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Police Search For Driver In Fatal Hit-And-Run In Waukegan

Adrian Gonzalez, 21, was taken to Vista Hospital in Waukegan suffering “major head trauma,” police said. Gonzalez died of those injuries on Thursday.

12/18/2014

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Man Killed, Two Injured In Fire At Senior Living Center

CHICAGO (STMW) – One man was killed and two other people were hurt in a fire in a senior living center Thursday evening, police and fire officials said. Fire department crews were called to the […]

12/11/2014

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Woman Fatally Struck By Vehicle In Skokie

Rescue crews responded to a call of a pedestrian struck by a vehicle about 5:50 p.m. in the 5500 block of West Touhy Avenue.

12/11/2014

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Teen Boy, 16, Killed In South Side Shooting

The 16-year-old and another boy, described only as a juvenile, were shot in the 3100 block of West 64th Street about 3:30 p.m. Friday.

11/28/2014

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Woman Found Fatally Shot In Gary, Ind. Alley

Kennette O’Neal, 31, was pronounced dead at 5:20 a.m. in an alley in the 1000 block of Matthews Street in Gary, Ind., after suffering multiple gunshot wounds.

11/27/2014

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Expert: Next Cyber Attack Could Be Fatal

Think data breaches are scary? It could get even worse. CBS 2’s Dana Kozlov reports.

11/17/2014

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Chicago Boy, 11, Killed In Indiana Tollway Crash

As WBBM’s Steve Miller reports, state police say the boy’s father fell asleep at the wheel.

11/13/2014

A woman motorist died after her car flipped into a detention pond in Hammand, Ind. (Indiana State Police)

Hammond, Ind. Woman Dies After Car Rolls Over, Submerges In Retention Pond

The crash happened about 6 p.m. on the I-80 northbound Kennedy ramp in Hammond, Indiana, according to Indiana State Police. The woman failed to negotiate the curve as she entered the ramp and rolled her vehicle, police said.

10/17/2014

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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

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Woman Fatally Struck By CTA Bus

The woman, whose age was not immediately known, was struck by a westbound #47 bus near Western about 6:20 a.m.

09/13/2014

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Police Find Sunken Motorboat At Center Of Fatal Excursion

The Chicago Police Marine Unit, after scanning the depths of Lake Michigan daily for two months, has found the 33-foot motorboat that sank off the coast of Chicago in late May, killing three of four occupants.

08/29/2014

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Slain Girl, 16, Was Good Student Who ‘Didn’t Deserve This': Mother

A witness said at the scene he heard as many as 14 shots. Neighbors said Shaquise Buckner’s companion may have been the intended target.

08/16/2014

Chicago firefighters respond to the scene of a fatal crash on North Avenue. (Captured News)

One Killed, Five Injured In Humboldt Park Crash

About 4:25 a.m., the six — two males and four females — were in a vehicle that crashed into a pole, then a viaduct in the 4500 block of West North Avenue, police said.

08/09/2014

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Man Fatally Struck By Metra Train In Morton Grove

Outbound train No. 2127, scheduled to arrive in Deerfield at 5:10 p.m., struck a person about 4:50 p.m. near Beckwith Road in Morton Grove, according to Metra spokesman Michael Gillis.

08/04/2014

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Motorist Accused Of Crashing Into Pedestrian In Edgewater Held On $300,000 Bond

A man charged with reckless homicide for a crash that killed a 71-year-old man and injured four others Wednesday in the North Side Edgewater neighborhood was released from the hospital and taken to the Cook County Jail Friday afternoon.

08/01/2014

A 71-year-old man loading groceries into his car was struck and killed by another vehicle involved in a crash with a CTA bus on Wednesday. Officials said five other people were taken to hospitals after a CTA bus stopped at Sheridan and Balmoral was hit by another vehicle, which also struck a few parked cars. (Credit: CBS)

Motorist Charged In Edgewater Crash That Killed Man On Street

Vladimir Tsemekhman, 58, faces one count of reckless homicide, a Class 3 felony, according to a statement from Chicago Police.

07/31/2014

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Cyclist Dies After Being Hit By Metra Train

Train no. 639 on the Union Pacific Northwest Line struck the cyclist about 6 p.m. near the Cumberland station, Metra spokesman Michael Gillis said.

07/31/2014

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Motorcyclist Killed In Schaumburg Crash

The crash between the motorcycle and a passenger vehicle happened at 12:53 p.m. at the intersection of Hartford Drive and Roselle Road.

07/28/2014

Four people died when two vehicles collided Friday in Bridgeview. (courtesy: Nadeem Baste)

Witness: Sports Car Was Speeding Before Fatal Bridgeview Crash

Four people were killed in a crash in southwest suburban Bridgeview Friday evening. The crash happened about 5:30 p.m. in the 8200 block of South Harlem Avenue.

07/04/2014

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Bicyclist Killed In Portage Park

A 28-year-old bicyclist has died from the injuries she suffered when being struck by a truck in the northwest side Portage Park neighborhood.

07/03/2014

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