A man was killed Monday afternoon when a freight train struck a minivan at a crossing in northwest Indiana.
A $150 million dollar publicly and privately funded construction project on the far Southeast Side will lower roads and raise bridges to improve commerce.
Two people were injured overnight when a train hit a pickup truck in northwest suburban Itasca.
Suburban Plainfield police launched a sting operation to ticket motorists who do not observe the marning signals at railroad crossings. CBS 2′s Mike Parker observed the crackdown.