7 Seriously Injured—Including 4 Children—In Avondale CrashSeven people, including four children, were injured in a crash Tuesday morning in the Avondale neighborhood on the Northwest Side.
Woman Struck, Killed By Vehicle In AvondaleThe 71-year-old woman was struck about 2:45 p.m. in a parking lot in the 3200 block of North Milwaukee Avenue, police said.
Man Critically Injured In West Town CrashThe man, 37, was driving the SUV northbound in the 600 block of North Milwaukee Avenue about 3:10 a.m. when he lost control of the vehicle, police News Affairs Officer Hector Alfaro said.
Father In Custody After Girl Found Alone In Forest PreserveThe girl, whose name is Aliya, was found around 6:30 p.m. walking along Palatine Road, on the western edge of the Allison Woods Forest Preserve.
Van Crashes Into Glenview Abt, Suspects Flee Without Grabbing AnythingA van crashed through the front of the Abt Electronics store in north suburban Glenview early Tuesday, in an apparent smash-and-grab attempt, but the suspects fled the scene without stealing anything.
CTA Holiday Bus To Roll Out TuesdayFrom its reindeer antlers and cinnamon scent to Santa's den and armchair, it's clear that this is no ordinary 60-foot CTA bus, although it will be operating in regular service, beginning Tuesday and Wednesday on the J14/Jeffery Jump.
Jefferson Park Residents Weigh In On Possible Changes For Milwaukee AvenueThe Chicago Department of Transportation's goal is to improve traffic flow and reduce accidents, a priority on a two-mile stretch that saw 910 reported vehicle crashes between 2008 and 2012, in which one person died and 129 were hurt.
Man Charged In Hit-And-Run That Critically Injured PedestrianCiprian Tanase, 34, faces felony counts of aggravated DUI, failure to report an accident and driving on a revoked license.
Man Found Dead In Alley Might Be Victim Of Hit-And-RunThe person — thought to be in his 50s — was discovered near the 2900 block of North Milwaukee Avenue at 11:55 p.m.
Teen Extradited From Georgia To Face Murder ChargesTramian Barnes, of Joliet, was charged with one count of first-degree murder for allegedly shooting and killing Alex Anderson as the two were driving in the Portage Park neighborhood on Jan. 20.
Off-Duty Officer Shoots Would-Be Robber At WalgreensAbout 10:30 a.m., the man entered the Walgreens in the 5200 block of North Milwaukee Avenue and announced a robbery.
Two Dead In Norwood Park CrashA GMC Envoy SUV was northbound on the 6000 block of North Milwaukee Avenue about 10:45 p.m. when it lost control and hit two fences before flipping onto its side, hitting a light pole and coming to a stop.