Trucker Gets 2 Years For Crash That Killed State TrooperAndrew Bokelman, 28, pleaded guilty to violating motor vehicle safety laws in Skokie branch court Friday, according to Cook County court records.
Trooper, Supporters Call For Reckless Homicide Charges In Fatal Truck CrashesAn Illinois State Police trooper injured in a fiery crash one year ago was pressing DuPage County prosecutors to file more serious criminal charges against the trucker who allegedly caused the wreck.
Wisconsin Trucker Charged In Crash That Killed State TrooperA truck driver from Wisconsin was set to appear in court on Wednesday to face felony charges in a fiery crash that killed Illinois State Police Trooper James Sauter in March.
Trucker Fell Asleep In Crash That Killed Trooper: ReportThe truck driver involved in the fiery Tri-State Tollway crash last month that killed an Illinois State Police trooper allegedly fell asleep behind the wheel before the truck he was driving veered out of its lane, according to a report obtained by the Sun-Times.
Trooper James Sauter Remembered For Smile 'The Size Of Mt. Rushmore'Hundreds of police officers packed into a Palos Heights church on Tuesday for the funeral of Trooper James Sauter, who was killed last week when a semi-trailer truck slammed into his patrol car.
Comrades Pay Respects To Fallen State TrooperJames Sauter died Thursday night when a semi-tractor-trailer truck slammed into his state police cruiser on the Tri-State Tollway.
Funeral Arrangements Made For State Trooper Killed In Tri-State Crash
State Trooper Killed In Fiery Crash On Tri-State TollwayThe trooper’s squad car was rear-ended by a semi-trailer truck around 11 p.m. Thursday in the southbound lanes of Interstate 294 near Willow Road.