The blast and resulting fire also damaged an above-ground swimming pool, burned some of the siding off the back of the house, and blasted a hole in the roof of a neighboring garage.
A young mother who had been missing since Monday was found dead in a Garfield Park garage on Thursday, along with a 31-year-old man. Authorities said they died from carbon monoxide poisoning.
Nicolette Medina, 25, and Marco Acevedo, 31, were found unresponsive in the garage about 3:30 p.m. in the 3800 block of West Gladys Avenue.
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When Andre Bacon repeatedly demanded a woman give him the keys to her 2012 Acura MDX in the Cragin neighborhood Saturday, she did so. And then she closed the door to the garage where the car was parked, trapping Bacon inside.
A couple in west suburban Montgomery were jarred out of bed early Friday after a driver crashed a car into the side of their garage and then nose-dived the vehicle into a nearby pond.
Police called to the 11600 block of South Laflin Street about 8 p.m. found the body of 32-year-old Carl L. Blackman dead in the garage with multiple gunshot wounds.
Police believe the aim was to knock the garage doors off their tracks and try to create enough space to slip inside. CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker reports.
A body was found in a garage fire on the Northwest Side Sunday night, police said.
Tinley Park firefighters saved two pit bulls that had inhaled smoke during a garage fire.
Multiple ambulances were called to a Gold Coast neighborhood nursing home Thursday morning when a car fire was accompanied by heavy smoke and triggered the building’s sprinkler system.
A burned body was found inside a garage early Thursday in the Brighton Park neighborhood on the Southwest Side.
Emergency crews are responding to reports of a building collapse.
A Highland Park couple faces the fines and possible jail time for allegedly neglecting cats living their garage.
Homes are being sought for 23 Persian cats found in squalid conditions in Highland Park last month.
Rain or shine can’t stop the newest addition to the vintage scene in Chicago. This covered show is conveniently protected from the elements in a parking garage in Uptown. Genius! Here’s my scoop from the season opener this past June.
Seventeen people were left homeless early Wednesday, after a fast-moving fire destroyed a garage and damaged two apartment buildings in the Andersonville neighborhood.
Chicago Police say some bold thieves made their own cash dash Monday morning downtown.
Spontaneous human combustion is a myth, but spontaneous combustion of other objects really can happen – and the phenomenon is being blamed for a fire that ripped through a Lombard garage over the weekend.
A garage fire early Sunday displaced a family and caused about $125,000 in damages in west suburban Naperville.