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A woman was seriously injured in a crash Wednesday night in the Belmont Cragin neighborhood. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Woman Seriously Injured In Belmont Cragin Crash

The crash happened at 9:40 p.m. in the 6000 block of West Fullerton Avenue, police said. The woman was sitting in a parked Mazda Protege when a speeding Honda Acccord heading west swerved into oncoming traffic and struck the Mazda, police said.


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Teen Killed, Another Wounded In Belmont Cragin Shooting

The boys, ages 15 and 16, were in the 6100 block of West Fullerton Avenue about 5:45 p.m. when a gunman walked up and shot them, police said.


The Chicago Department of Transportation is reconfiguring the six-corner intersection of Damen, Elston, and Fullerton avenues, which has ranked in the top 10 for crashes citywide for more than a decade. (Credit: City of Chicago)

Reconstruction Of Bucktown Six-Corner Intersection Set To Begin

One of the city’s busiest and most dangerous intersections was about to become an even bigger headache for drivers, as crews begin a major overhaul in Bucktown.


The Chicago Department of Transportation is reconfiguring the six-corner intersection of Damen, Elston, and Fullerton avenues, which has ranked in the top 10 for crashes citywide for more than a decade. (Credit: City of Chicago)

Dangerous Bucktown Intersection Getting Major Realignment

In an effort to reduce the number of traffic congestion and crashes at one of the most accident-prone intersections in the city, work was scheduled to begin Thursday to reconfigure the six-corner intersection of Damen, Elston, and Fullerton avenues.


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Man Slain In Belmont-Cragin Shooting

About 5:40 p.m., a 25-year-old man got in to a physical altercation with a group of people inside the building in the 5200 block of West Fullerton Avenue, police said. When he tried to run away through the back door, someone followed him and opened fire.


Authorities investigate after a Logan Square drive-by shooting late Thursday. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Man Shot And Killed In Logan Square

About 11:40 p.m., the 31-year-old was sitting in an SUV parked in the 2000 block of West Fullerton Avenue when a gray pickup truck pulled up and someone inside fired shots, police said.


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4 Dead, 35 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

The most recent fatal shooting happened early Sunday in the Logan Square neighborhood, where a 21-year-old woman was gunned down while riding in a car on Fullerton Avenue near Kedzie Boulevard.


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Two Arrested After Shooting, Crash In Logan Square

About 1:55 a.m., police saw suspects in one vehicle open fire toward another vehicle near Kimball and Fullerton avenues. The vehicle drove away at a “high speed” and hit several parked cars nearby.


The scene in the 4300 block of West Fullerton after an off-duty police officer shot a male during a disturbance outside a restaurant Saturday night. / photo from NVP

Two Charged After Police-Involved Shooting In Hermosa

Authorities have charged two people who were involved in a disturbance with an off-duty Chicago Police officer Saturday night outside a restaurant in the Hermosa neighborhood on the Northwest Side.


Eight people were injured when two vehicles crashed into a building at Fullerton and Kimball avenues. (Credit: CBS)

1 Dead, 7 Injured When Cars Hit Logan Square Building

The Chicago Fire Department responded shortly after 5:30 a.m., after two cars struck a building at the corner of Fullerton and Kimball Avenues.


A man was shot and killed as he sat behind the wheel of a car stopped at a red light in the Belmont Cragin neighborhood. (Credit: NVP Video)

Man Slain In Belmont Cragin While Stopped At Red Light

The victim, who was in his 20s, was driving a black Honda Accord on Fullerton Avenue, with a family member in the passenger’s seat, when he stopped at a red light at Central Avenue around 4 a.m.


The Chuck E. Cheese's restaurant on Fullerton Avenue in Lincoln Park. (Credit: CBS)

Two Arrested In Brawl Over Prize Tickets At Chuck E. Cheese

At least 30 people were involved in a brawl, which started among a group of people waiting in line for prizes at the Chuck E. Cheese at 1830 W. Fullerton Av.


A police officer stands guard outside a Walgreens in the 1500 block of West Fullerton Avenue, after a shooting victim walked into the store and collapsed on Oct. 16, 2013.

Man Collapses In Lincoln Park Walgreen’s After Being Shot

A man walked into a Lincoln Park neighborhood Walgreen’s after he was shot in the chest Wednesday night.


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Five People Shot In City Overnight

At least five people — including a 16-year-old girl — were wounded in shootings throughout the city Wednesday night through early Thursday morning.


Believers crowd around what they believe to be an apparition of the Virgin Mary located on a wall of a Chicago underpass in April 2005. Police were posted in the area to keep traffic flowing as hundreds of people were drawn to the site each day for several weeks. Others believed it to be no more than a water stain. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Play Recalls Story Of ‘Our Lady Of The Underpass’

It was a phenomenon under Chicago’s Fullerton Avenue underpass, now a water stain that many believed was the image of the Virgin Mary has become the subject of a play at Elgin Community College.

WBBM Newsradio–05/03/2013

A pickup truck crashed into the glass wall of a TCF Bank in Lincoln Park on Feb. 8, 2013. (Credit: CBS)

Pickup Truck Crashes Into Lincoln Park Bank

One man suffered minor cuts and another refused medical attention after an accident at a Lincoln Park intersection early Friday sent one of the vehicles into a bank building.


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Five Injured In Northwest Side Crash

Five people were injured — two critically — in a traffic crash on the Northwest Side early Wednesday afternoon.


A garbage truck hit a car that ran a red light in Lincoln Park, then went out of control and hit eight parked cars, and knocked down two trees and a number of sign posts on June 17, 2012. (Credit: Steve Miller, WBBM)

Nine Cars Damaged In Garbage Truck Crash In Lincoln Park

Nine cars were damaged, and two trees were knocked down, but luckily no one was injured when a garbage truck hit a car that ran a red light, then slammed into several parked cars in the Lincoln Park neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–06/17/2012

Children's Memorial Hospital

Fullerton Avenue To Close All Day Saturday As Children’s Memorial Moves

A full 130 years after opening its first facility in the Lincoln Park neighborhood, Children’s Memorial Hospital is leaving the neighborhood behind for a shiny new facility in Streeterville.

CBS Chicago–06/08/2012

Dog Prints

Woman Distraught After Gunshot Kills Dog In Addison

Addison police are investigating the fatal shooting of a dog on Saturday, near a forest preserve.

CBS Chicago–05/23/2012