Pershing Road

A security guard at Kevin's Hamburger Heaven in Bridgeport was shot when he tried to stop a robbery. (Credit: Bernie Tafoya/WBBM)

Security Guard Shot In Robbery At Bridgeport Diner

Shortly after 3 a.m., two masked men walked into Kevin’s Hamburger Heaven, a 24-hour diner at the corner of Pershing Road and Wallace Street, and announced a robbery.

11/21/2014

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Two Officers Hurt In South Side Crash

The crash occurred about 12:36 a.m. at the intersection of Pershing and Halsted, police said.

08/08/2014

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Toddler Among 5 Injured In Brighton Park Crash

Five people, including a toddler, were seriously injured when their vehicle struck a light pole in the Brighton Park neighborhood early Tuesday.

03/18/2014

An extra-alarm fire gutted a commercial building in Bronzeville, causing the roof to collapse. (Credit: CBS)

Extra-Alarm Blaze Destroys Bronzeville Commercial Strip

Firefighters spent nearly five hours extinguishing the flames of an extra-alarm fire in Bronzeville overnight.

07/02/2013

Truck Into Building

Truck Slams Into Restaurant-Bar Building Near Orange Line Tracks

A semi-trailer truck slammed into a restaurant Friday morning on the cusp of the McKinley Park and Brighton Park neighborhoods.

CBS Chicago–06/29/2012

Utility Pole Snaps

Broken Utility Pole Shuts Down Busy Intersection On Lyons-Stickney Border

The busy intersection of Harlem Avenue and Pershing Road on the boundary between Lyons and Stickney was shut down Wednesday morning, after a utility pole snapped.

CBS Chicago–04/04/2012

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Man Seriously Wounded In South Side Drive-By

A man was seriously wounded early Sunday during a drive-by shooting in the South Side McKinley Park neighborhood.

01/22/2012

Wheelchair file photo (Photo by Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

Truck Fatally Strikes Woman In Wheelchair

A cement truck operator has been cited for negligent driving after fatally striking a woman in her motorized wheelchair on the city’s South Side.

CBS Chicago–10/11/2011