Pedestrians Struck

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Two Hurt, Four In Custody After Car Hits Pedestrians

Two people were seriously injured when they were struck by a car Monday morning in the Dunning neighborhood on the North Side.


A teen driver tried to flee the scene after hitting three pedestrians at 83rd and Blackstone, crashing into a car, and ending up on the front lawn of a house. (Credit: CBS)

Man Killed On Birthday When Teen Crashes Into Pedestrians

A 32-year-old man was killed on his birthday Tuesday night, when a teen driver crashed into a group of pedestrians in the Avalon Park neighborhood.



One Dead, Two Critically Injured When Vehicle Crashes Into Building

Five people were arrested late Friday after a vehicle struck three pedestrians, killing one of them, on the Northwest Side.


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Driver Cited In Wreck That Killed Toddler, Grandmother

A 45-year-old woman has been cited for failing to yield to pedestrians in the walkway as a result of a West Pullman neighborhood accident Saturday morning where a toddler was killed and her grandmother hospitalized.


Jennifer Anton, 25, (left) saved 20-month-old Tyler Jones (right) from a drunk driver on May 21, 2011, when she pushed Tyler's stroller out of the way of the driver's truck. Tyler escaped with only minor injuries, but Anton, her nanny, was more seriously hurt. (Family Photo Handout)

Nanny Recalls Saving Toddler From Drunk Driver

The Chicago nanny who saved a toddler’s life by pushing the girl’s stroller out of the direct path of an oncoming truck was telling her story for the first time on Tuesday.

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Two Injured By Lawndale Hit-And-Run Driver

The driver of a sport utility vehicle remains in custody after he ran into and critically injured one pedestrain and then hit a second man while fleeing the scene of the first wreck early Sunday in the Lawndale neighborhood.


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Charges Pending For City Truck Driver Who Hit Pedestrians

A city laborer lost control of a work truck and struck a toddler and several pedestrians –some of whom were models in a wedding photo shoot Saturday afternoon in the Gold Coast neighborhood.


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2 Boys Hit By Car In West Pullman

Two boys were hurt Saturday afternoon when they were struck by a car driven by a motorist who might have been on a cell phone at the time.