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.


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.


A Chicago Fire Department Ambulance (Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

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.


File Photo (Tim Boyle/ Getty Images)

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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.