It’s another tough day for pedestrians trying to navigate their way along slick, icy Chicago sidewalks.
At least 18 separate crashes have been reported on I-57 near I-80 Thursday morning and Illinois State Police are blaming icy conditions.
Today’s relatively warm temperatures, following last weekend’s snow, increases the possibility for ice to fall from tall buildings on to the street or sidewalk below.
The weather is nothing short of miserable in Chicago, but the situation is even worse for some of our Midwestern neighbors.
Chicago Fire Department crews rescued a coyote that had been trapped on a chunk of floating ice on Lake Michigan Friday.
Emergency crews are trying to rescue an animal trapped on a piece of ice floating away from shore in Lake Michigan on the North Side.
A woman and her dog were rescued by fire crews after she fell through ice while chasing after the dog Wednesday morning in northwest suburban Des Plaines.