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Firefighters at the scene of a grain bin where a DeKalb County farmer became trapped Monday. (CBS)

DeKalb County Farmer Dies In Grain-Bin Accident

A 73-year-old farmer died Monday after becoming trapped in a grain bin in DeKalb County, the coroner’s office said.


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Woman Killed In Pace Bus Accident On South Side

A Pace bus traveling south swerved to avoid a pedestrian and crashed into a light pole in the 4600 block of South Halsted Street.


Police investigate the scene of a fatal accident Monday that killed a juvenile in Skokie on Saint Louis Avenue. (CBS)

Child Killed In Chain-Reaction Crash In Skokie

A young boy on a bicycle was run over and killed in north suburban Skokie Monday evening in what authorities call a chain-reaction accident.


A man died at this construction site in the 13100 block of South Torrence Avenue on Monday, officials said. (CBS)

Man Killed By Falling Debris At Construction Site

The 38-year-old man was at a construction site near East 130th Street and South Torrence Avenue when a piece of falling debris, possibly iron, struck him.


Mugshot of Martin Candia.  Charges have been approved in the traffic crash that occurred on May 29, 2010 at 5:47 a.m. in the 6900 block of North Ashland in which a 10-year-old boy was fatally injured.  Candia, 30, has been charged with the following felony offenses:   Reckless Homicide Aggravated DUI   Candia has also been charged and/or cited for the following:   Driving under the Influence Driving under the Influence with BAC above .08 Disobey Red Light Driving on Suspended License Operating a Motor Vehicle without Insurance Failure to Keep in Lanes Failure to Reduce Speed  Transportation or Possession of Alcoholic Liquor in a Motor Vehicle (Credit: Chicago Police)

Man Gets 7 Years For DUI Crash That Killed 10-Year-Old

A man was sentenced to seven years in prison after pleading guilty to being drunk when he caused a crash that fatally crushed a 10-year-old boy.


An Amtrak train originating in Chicago collided with a truck in Nevada June 24, killing the driver and five people aboard the train. (Robert Hill/CNN)

Amtrak Train From Chicago Collides With Truck In Nev.; At Least 2 Dead

The truck driver and one person on the California Zephyr were killed in the 11:25 a.m. Friday accident about 70 miles east of Reno, authorities said.


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Man Fatally Injured After Vehicle Accident

A 60-year-old man died Monday after a crashing a vehicle in west suburban McCook.


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Teen Robbery Suspect Shot Dead By Police; One Arrested

A shootout between Chicago Police and two robbery suspects left one of the suspects, a 15-year-old boy, dead Wednesday night in the South Shore neighborhood.


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Two Killed In Crash After A Pursued Vehicle Struck Their Car

A 57-year-old man and woman were killed early Sunday when a pursued vehicle went through a stoplight and slammed into their car. The deaths were ruled homicides.


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4-Year-Old Girl Fatally Struck By Teen’s Vehicle

A 4-year-old girl is dead, after being struck by a teenage driver as she ran after a ball in Tinley Park.

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2nd Motorist Dies From Injuries In Car Crash

A man died Monday afternoon, three days after a crash that also left a Chicago woman dead.


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One Fatality After Motorcycle Crash

Speed appears to be the cause of a crash that left a motorcyclist dead.