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Carly A. Rousso has been charged with running over and killing a 5-year-old girl in Highland Park on Labor Day. (Highland Park Police)

Suit: ‘Huffing’ Teen Driver May Have Run Over Girl Twice

The allegedly impaired teen driver accused of striking and killing a 5-year-old girl on Labor Day may have run over the girl more than once, a lawsuit filed by the victim’s family says.

09/20/2012

File Photo Of Ambulance (AP Photo)

Pedestrian Hit, Killed By Car Outside Roseland Community Hospital

A pedestrian was hit and killed by a vehicle Friday morning, right outside Roseland Community Hospital on the city’s Far South Side.

CBS Chicago–08/17/2012

Photo Of Taxi Sign (Jim Davis/Getty Images)

Pedestrian Hit By Taxi Downtown

A pedestrian was hospitalized Thursday morning, after being hit by a taxi downtown.

CBS Chicago–08/16/2012

Fatal Taxi Crash

Man Waiting For Bus Hit, Killed By Taxi At Milwaukee And Chicago Avenues

A taxicab was destroyed beyond recognition Tuesday morning, after it slammed into a bench and a pole at Chicago and Milwaukee avenues and killed a man waiting at a bus stop.

CBS Chicago–08/14/2012

Donna Halstead, 76, died after being struck by a Megabus in Chicago. (Handout)

Pedestrian’s Family Sues Megabus For Fatal Accident

Chicago law firm is suing Megabus on behalf of the estate of a 76-year-old Chicago woman who was struck and killed by one of the company’s buses earlier this week.

08/10/2012

Car Crash Graphic, generic sized image

Pedestrian Killed In Lake Shore Drive Crash

A man was hit and killed by a vehicle after walking into traffic on Lake Shore Drive on the North Side late Sunday.

08/05/2012

Metra Train Into Pedestrian

Pedestrian Hit, Reportedly Killed By Metra Train In Hanover Park

A Metra train struck and reportedly killed a pedestrian early Monday in Hanover Park, in an incident that shut down the Milwaukee District/West Line.

CBS Chicago–06/25/2012

Expressway Traffic

Man Gets Into Fight With State Trooper After Being Caught Walking On I-57

An Illinois State Trooper found himself in an unusual situation this morning along Interstate 57 in the southern suburbs

CBS Chicago–06/12/2012

A Metra railroad crossing (credit: CBS)

Pedestrian Struck And Killed By Metra Train In Morton Grove

A pedestrian was struck and killed a Metra train Thursday night in north suburban Morton Grove.

03/29/2012

A pedestrian was reportedly killed Friday near Arlington Heights by a Metra commuter train. (CBS)

Metra Train Fatally Strikes Person Near Arlington Heights

Outbound trains on the Metra Union Pacific Northwest Line are stopped near northwest suburban Arlington Heights due to a train fatally striking a pedestrian there Friday afternoon.

03/16/2012

Pedestrian sign (Photo by Stand Honda/ Getty Images)

Woman Struck, Killed By Car In West Chicago

A pedestrian was struck and killed by a car in West Chicago Friday night.

03/10/2012

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

Woman Badly Injured When Struck By Vehicle On Kennedy Expressway

A pedestrian was criticallly injured Saturday afternoon when she was struck by a vehicle on the Kennedy Expressway on the Northwest Side.

02/25/2012

Car Crash Graphic, generic sized image

Man Struck And Killed On Dan Ryan

A man was struck and killed early Saturday after he walked into traffic in the southbound lanes of the Dan Ryan Expressway.

02/18/2012

Pace Bus

Visually Impaired Man Dies After Being Hit By Pace Bus

The victim, believed to be in his 60s, had both of his legs run over by the bus near Oak Park, an emergency official said.

01/26/2012

Handcuffs

Police: Driver Was High When He Hit Pedestrian, Flower Shop

A Northwest Indiana man was high on drugs when he hit and injured an 83-year-old pedestrian while driving through the Albany Park neighborhood earlier this week.

CBS Chicago–12/13/2011

Car Crash Graphic, generic sized image

Driver Hits Person At Bus Stop, Slams Into Flower Shop In Albany Park

A driver Monday morning slammed into several parked cars and a person waiting at a bus stop, and finally smashed into a flower shop at the edge of the Albany Park neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–12/12/2011

Jimmy Members (Chicago Police Department)

$150K Bond For Driver In Fatal Crash On Lake Shore Drive

Bond was set at $150,000 on Monday for a motorist charged with DUI after allegedly hitting and killing a pedestrian early Saturday near Millennium Park.

09/26/2011

Metra Fatal

Metra Train Strikes, Kills Pedestrian In Vernon Hills

A train struck and killed a pedestrian early Thursday in Vernon Hills, prompting authorities to halt the train and leaving early-morning commuters delayed.

CBS Chicago–09/15/2011

Eisenhower Expressway Fatal

Woman Just Out Of Jail Hit, Killed By Car On Eisenhower Expressway

A pedestrian was killed early Friday in an accident on the inbound Eisenhower Expressway near Mannheim Road.

CBS Chicago–09/02/2011

Police respond to the scene of a person hit by a CTA train on Friday. (CBS)

Police: Woman Dead After Hit By CTA Blue Line Train

A woman was killed after being struck by a Blue Line train Friday afternoon on the Near West Side, temporarily shutting power in both directions.

08/26/2011

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