Medical Emergency

Janet Chencinski (Credit: Deerfield Police)

Woman Arrested For Claiming Mom Was Sick To Avoid Ticket

Claiming your mother is having a medical emergency might seem a way out of a traffic ticket, but not when the officer calls 911 and paramedics discover mom is just fine.


Aleksandra “Alex” Sheridan of New Lenox, right, and her mother, Jennifer. (CBS)

Girl, 9, Acts Quickly In Runaway Vehicle When Mom Has Medical Emergency

Little Alex Sheridan of New Lenox averted disaster recently when her mom suffered a health complication that caused her to drive erratically. CBS 2’s Mike Parker talks with the family.


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Police: Man Suffered Emergency Before Crash

A man apparently suffered a medical emergency charged in the crash that killed a woman as she walked in Niles Sunday evening.