The truck, hauling deoxidizer, was traveling south about 2 a.m. on I-394 near Glenwood Lansing Road when the tractor went up in flames, according to Illinois State Police. The driver disconnected the vehicle from the tractor and drove a safe distance away to call authorities.
A 54-year-old south suburban man is being held in Indiana – accused of beating a woman’s head against a clothes dryer yesterday.
A south suburban man who admitted that he routinely beat his 13-year-old son and chained the boy to a dryer at night pleaded guilty last week and was sentenced two months in jail and probation.
Police in south suburban Glenwood say they’re hoping to interview a two-year-old boy who was at the scene of a shooting in his home earlier this week.
A 21-year-old Glenwood man who was undergoing surgery Monday afternoon after four men broke into his apartment and he was shot in his bed managed to protect his 2-year-old son during the shooting, according to the 2-year-old’s mother and grandmother.
A Dolton man was killed in a single-vehicle crash Saturday in south suburban Glenwood.
No one has officially come forward yet to claim a $118 million jackpot on a lottery ticket sold at a Glenwood gas station two weeks ago, but there is already a legal fight over the money.
A Mega Millions game player who bought their ticket for Friday night’s drawing at a south suburban gas station is $118 million richer this morning.
Federal authorities say a south suburban bank employee almost pulled off his complex plan to steal $40,000 and jet out of the country with it, but until he neglected to disclose the money at customs in the Dominican Republic.
A Glenwood police officer shot and killed a 39-year-old man who tried to run him down early Friday morning in nearby south suburban Harvey.
Firefighters battled an explosion and fire at a strip mall in south suburban Glenwood.
A standoff in south suburban Glenwood ended after more than 15 hours Friday morning, when police shot the suspect.