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Woman Fatally Struck By CTA Bus

The woman, whose age was not immediately known, was struck by a westbound #47 bus near Western about 6:20 a.m.


Vladimir Tsemekhman (Cook County Sheriff's Department)

Motorist Accused Of Crashing Into Pedestrian In Edgewater Held On $300,000 Bond

A man charged with reckless homicide for a crash that killed a 71-year-old man and injured four others Wednesday in the North Side Edgewater neighborhood was released from the hospital and taken to the Cook County Jail Friday afternoon.


A 71-year-old man loading groceries into his car was struck and killed by another vehicle involved in a crash with a CTA bus on Wednesday. Officials said five other people were taken to hospitals after a CTA bus stopped at Sheridan and Balmoral was hit by another vehicle, which also struck a few parked cars. (Credit: CBS)

Motorist Charged In Edgewater Crash That Killed Man On Street

Vladimir Tsemekhman, 58, faces one count of reckless homicide, a Class 3 felony, according to a statement from Chicago Police.


A 19-month-old toddler girl ran into traffic Monday afternoon and was struck and killed by a CTA bus in Chicago’s South Shore neighborhood. (Credit: CBS)

Toddler Fatally Struck By CTA Bus

A girl was struck and killed by a CTA bus Monday afternoon in the South Shore neighborhood, according to police.



Pedestrian Struck And Killed By Car On West Side

A pedestrian was killed early Tuesday when she was struck by a driver on the West Side, police said.


The CTA has rebuilt 10 miles of the Red Line, from 95th Street to Chinatown. (CBS)

Authorities: Person Struck, Killed By Red Line Train In Englewood

Red Line trains are resuming normal service after a person was struck and killed by a train Wednesday in the Englewood neighborhood on the South Side, authorities said.



Pedestrian Seriously Injured After Being Hit By Car

A 22-year-old man was seriously injured after being hit by a car early Sunday in the Streeterville neighborhood.


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Metra Train Strikes Pedestrian In Naperville

BNSF train No. 1279 struck a pedestrian at Columbia Avenue in Naperville about 6:30 p.m. Friday.


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Pedestrian Hurt After Being Struck By Taxi At O’Hare

A person in front of American Airlines Terminal 3 at O’Hare International Airport was struck by a taxicab Tuesday evening.


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19-Year-Old Man Hit By Car On Lake Shore Drive

A vehicle on Lake Shore Drive hit a pedestrian when a group of people tried to run across the roadway near the Gold Coast early Sunday.


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Woman Struck By Train In Pullman

The train struck the woman about 4:30 p.m. near West 115th and South State streets, according to Fire Media Affairs.


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Pedestrian Dies After Being Hit By Car In Lyons

A man died Friday night after he was struck by a vehicle in west suburban Lyons.


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Metra Rock Island Line Resumes Normal Schedule After Train Hits Pedestrian

Trains on Metra’s Rock Island Line were back on a normal schedule Monday afternoon, hours after an inbound train from Joliet it a pedestrian near New Lenox.


Dominic Szymanski (District 220)

Barrington Boy Hit By Train Doing ‘Much Better,’ School Officials Say

Dominic Szymanski was struck by a commuter train around Friday. Passersby and police officers immediately began administering first aid as paramedics rushed to the scene.


An 11-year-old was struck by a Metra train Friday evening in Barrington. (CBS)

Boy, 11, Hit By Commuter Train In Barrington

A Metra train struck an 11-year-old boy Friday evening in northwest suburban Barrington.


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Woman Killed In Pace Bus Accident On South Side

A Pace bus traveling south swerved to avoid a pedestrian and crashed into a light pole in the 4600 block of South Halsted Street.


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Pedestrian Killed By Car On NW Side

A man is dead after being hit by a car on Chicago’s Northwest Side.


Pedestrian Fatally Struck By Auto In Little Village

A vehicle fatally struck a pedestrian early Saturday.


A Metra railroad crossing (credit: CBS)

Person Hit, Killed By Metra Train

The person was fatally hit near the Irving Park station in the 3900 block of North Avondale Avenue, according to Fire Media Affairs.


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Pedestrian, State Trooper Hurt On I-55 Near Lemont

A pedestrian and an Illinois State Police trooper were hospitalized after a “serious traffic crash” on Interstate 55 near southwest suburban Lemont.