Pedestrian Dies After Being Struck By Metra Train Near Oak LawnA pedestrian was fatally struck by a Metra train on the SouthWest Service line Thursday evening near southwest suburban Oak Lawn, according to the transit agency.
CFD: 2 Dead, 1 Critically Hurt In Back Of The Yards FireA fire in the Back of the Yards neighborhood early Saturday left two people dead and another in critical condition, according to fire officials.
Woman, 78, Fatally Struck By Delivery TruckThe driver of a UPS truck hit the 78-year-old woman at the corner of Peterson and Central Park, police say.
Teen Driver Fatally Strikes Morris Teacher And Her HusbandKilled were Mark and Janice Wendling, who were riding their bicycles, the Grundy County Coroner's Office says.
At Least 1 Dead In Indiana Toll Road CrashA fiery accident that snarled traffic for hours also claimed a life, Indiana state police said.
1 Dead, 6 Injured After Vehicle Hit By CTA Yellow Line Train, Service SuspendedService on the CTA Yellow Line was suspended Monday morning after a train struck a vehicle in north suburban Skokie.
Judge: City Attorney Withheld Information In Wrongful-Death Case Involving Chicago CopsDarius Pinex was stopped by police and fatally shot five years ago.
Fatal Dan Ryan Crash Was Alcohol-Related: State Police One female was killed and a male was injured in a crash early Friday on the Dan Ryan Expressway (I-90/94).
Soldier From McHenry Dies In Military Helicopter CrashChief Warrant Officer Kevin Mose Weiss, 32, died earlier this week in a training exercise.
Two Killed, Four Wounded In Shootings Over Thanksgiving Holiday BreakTwo people were killed and four people have been wounded in Thanksgiving weekend shootings across Chicago since late Wednesday night.
Would-Be Robber Fatally Shot At Gage Park BusinessThe incident occurred around 7 p.m. in the 2700 of West 51st Street, where a man was dead at the scene, Chicago police confirmed.
Chicago Area Couple Killed In Florida Hit-And-Run