This week’s fatal fire in Hammond, Ind. is a terrible reminder of how dangerous space heaters can be, if they’re not used properly. CBS 2’s Chris Martinez reports.
The 65-year-old man was struck by a “maroon or brown van” as he stepped onto 59th Street near a bus stop about 4:40 p.m., police said.
The latest victim is 82-year-old Rosamund Allison, who sustained injuries in the Nov. 17 tornado.
The 24-year-old woman was found dead in the vehicle at 5:56 p.m. in the 6600 block of South Stony Island Avenue.
A man was found dead in a vehicle with a gunshot wound to the neck Monday afternoon in the West Side Lawndale neighborhood.
Wladyslav “Walter” Bujak was on the bike trail doing what he loved. But Bujak did not finish his ride. CBS 2’s Mike Parker reports.
Eyewitnesses said the single-engine plane appeared to do a “touch-and-go,” circled and crashed several hundred feet short of the runway. Both people aboard died.
(CBS) — Everyone who knew Millicent Brown-Johnson and her 8-year-old son Jovan Perkins said the same thing Monday. “They loved each other. They were very loving people, very loving,” teacher Emma Brooks tells CBS 2’s […]
The fire started about 1:45 a.m. in a three-story residential building in the 11200 block of South King Drive.
Norman Davis Esho, 83, was in a crosswalk in the 2800 block of West Devon Avenue at 6:22 p.m. Tuesday when the SUV hit him.
Anthony Price, 35, was fatally stabbed in the chest about 1:30 p.m. in the 7300 block of North Seeley Avenue.
Cauriece Graham, of the 1800 block of West Garfield Boulevard was taken to John H. Stroger Jr. Hospital of Cook County where he died about 40 minutes later
Six men are dead and at least 32 other people have been wounded in gun violence across the city since Friday afternoon.
A Park Ridge man who has been in jail since allegedly killing a cyclist on Wednesday on the near-North Side when he slammed into the man with his Mercedes is expected to be free this afternoon after his family posts 10 percent of his $100,000 bond, reports WBBM’s Mike Krauser.
Fifty-three accidents occurred there between 2004 and 2011. The wrecks left 24 people injured and one dead, the Illinois Department of Transportation reports.
The car was speeding when the driver lost control and struck a tree.
A 15-year-old boy shot in the head Sunday afternoon in the Southwest Side Little Village neighborhood has been pronounced brain-dead, authorities said.
Emory Diaz-Sepulveda was mother to a 3 ½-month-old baby named Roy. He’ll never know his mom now, after the accident off Interstate 88 in Aurora. CBS 2’s Dana Kozlov reports.
A 12-year-old girl was killed in a fire early Friday that destroyed a home in northwest suburban McHenry.
A 73-year-old woman died Thursday morning in a fire at her home in the Northwest Side Old Irving neighborhood.