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Three Hurt In Wrong Way Crash On Kennedy Expressway

About 2:05 a.m., a car driving the wrong way on the West Ohio Street ramp collided with another vehicle in the southbound lanes, Illinois State Police said.


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Man Seriously Wounded In Humboldt Park Shooting

The man was involved with an argument with two males at 7:53 p.m. when he was shot in the face in the 3100 block of West Ohio Street, police said.


Photo Of Traffic On The Kennedy. (Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Kennedy Reversible Lanes To Close For Bridge Work

CHICAGO (STMW) — The reversible lanes on the Kennedy Expressway will be closed from Friday night through Monday morning as part of the Ohio Street Bridge project. The reversible lanes will close at 10 p.m. […]


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Man, Woman Shot In Humboldt Park

The two were sitting inside a van about 11 p.m. in the 3500 block of West Ohio Street when they heard gunshots and realized they were struck, police said.


Firefighters on the scene of the fire in the 1900 block of West Ohio Street Sunday night. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Elderly Man Dies In West Town Fire

The fire started around 10:45 p.m. at a 2 ½ story building at 1940 W. Ohio St. Firefighters learned a 92-year-old man was trapped on the second floor, and pulled him out, but he died at the hospital.


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Man Shot On West Side Near Safe Passage Route

The man was with friends in the 3700 block of West Ohio Street about 5:15 p.m. when they got into a “confrontation” with another group.


Victor Wilson, 24, Deandre Davenport, 20, Carlisle Lopez, 17, and Ashauntiara Cody, 21 (clockwise from top left), are accused of robbing and killing Marquis Anderson, 22, of Calumet City, in the Austin neighborhood on Feb. 11, 2013. (Credit: Chicago Police)

Four Charged With Robbing, Killing Man In Austin

An Austin woman allegedly used money she stole from the man she helped kill to get her nails done and purchase “new hair” to replace the strands she lost during the deadly struggle.


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At Least 8 Injured In Gun Violence Since Friday Night

At least eight people have been wounded in shootings on the city’s South and West sides between Friday evening and Saturday afternoon.


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3 Killed On Chicago Roads Since Monday Afternoon

Three people have been killed on Chicago roads since Monday afternoon.

CBS Chicago–08/07/2012

A traffic sign at Columbus Drive and Fairbanks Court warns of the pending closure of a stretch of Lake Shore Drive between May 19 and 21, for the upcoming NATO summit at McCormick Place. (Credit: CBS)

Chicago Ramping Up Security Measures For NATO Summit

With less than a week to go until the NATO summit, there are growing signs of the extra security that’s going into place in time for the arrival of NATO delegates this weekend.

CBS 2–05/14/2012

State And Ohio Crash

2 Hurt When Car Hits Cab, Window Washing Van In River North

Two people were in the hospital Thursday morning, after a motorist slammed into a cab and a window washing van in River North – knocking the window washer right off the scaffolding mounted on top.

CBS Chicago–04/26/2012

Kennedy Expressway Accident

4-Vehicle Crash Snags Kennedy Expressway

Traffic was light Monday morning as many drivers had the day off for Presidents’ Day, but getting around on the Kennedy Expressway was still difficult after four vehicles were involved in a crash.

CBS Chicago–02/20/2012

Kennedy Expressway Accident

SUV Hits Wall, Snags Inbound Kennedy

A sport-utility vehicle went out of control and slammed into a side wall on the inbound Kennedy Expressway early Tuesday, leaving the driver slightly injured and causing a massive traffic jam approaching downtown.

CBS Chicago–01/31/2012

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Early-Morning Crash Snags Traffic At Michigan Avenue, Ohio Street

An accident snagged early-morning traffic early Friday on the Magnificent Mile.

CBS Chicago–12/30/2011

Streeterville Crash

Car Slams Into Yolk Restaurant In Streeterville

A car crashed into a popular breakfast spot in the Streeterville neighborhood overnight, following a quarrel between two drivers.

CBS Chicago–09/29/2011

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Body Found In Alley Near Downtown

It turns out that a man whose body was found in an alley just north of downtown was actually hit by a car.

CBS Chicago–03/10/2011