Pedestrian Dies After Being Struck By Metra Train Near Oak LawnA pedestrian was fatally struck by a Metra train on the SouthWest Service line Thursday evening near southwest suburban Oak Lawn, according to the transit agency.
Two Plainfield Students Injured When Classmate In Car Hits Them In Parking LotThe student driving the car has a driver’s license, officials said.
Motorist Faces Aggravated DUI, Homicide Charges In Pedestrian Death On I-290Adrian Harris was driving in the westbound lanes of I-290 near Western about 4 a.m. when the pedestrian was hit, state police says. Harris did not stop immediately after the crash.
Off-Duty Cop Charged With Aggravated DUI, Pedestrian Still In ComaAn off-duty Chicago Police officer was ordered released on his own recognizance Thursday after being charged with drunkenly crashing his Mercedes into a pedestrian and severely injuring her in Belmont Heights last month.
Driver Charged With Hitting Boy, 10, In South ShoreRichard Davis III, 18, drove a vehicle across a sports field in the 1800 block of East 76th Street about 5:25 p.m. Wednesday, striking the victim in the process, according to a statement from Chicago Police.
Metra Train Fatally Strikes Pedestrian In LisleInbound train No. 1272 struck a pedestrian just east of the Lisle station just after 4 p.m., Metra spokeswoman Meg Reile said. Officials said the pedestrian had died.
Driver Cited After Woman, Two Children Fatally Struck By Semi-TruckInitially, authorities said, the three victims were rushed to the hospital: two children in critical condition to Mt. Sinai and an adult to Stroger Hospital.
Elderly Man Killed In Morton Grove Hit-And-RunThe male – whose age was not immediately disclosed – was taken to a Advocate Lutheran General Hospital in Park Ridge, where he later died of his injuries, police said.
UPS Truck Strikes Pedestrian In EvanstonA 30-year-old woman was transported to Evanston-Northshore University Hospital with life-threatening injuries.
Woman Fatally Struck By Vehicle In SkokieRescue crews responded to a call of a pedestrian struck by a vehicle about 5:50 p.m. in the 5500 block of West Touhy Avenue.
Woman Fatally Struck By CTA BusThe woman, whose age was not immediately known, was struck by a westbound #47 bus near Western about 6:20 a.m.
Motorist Accused Of Crashing Into Pedestrian In Edgewater Held On $300,000 BondA 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.