Semi-Tractor Trailer Truck

A FedEx semi-tractor trailer truck struck and killed a 25-year-old woman who was running across the Kennedy Expressway. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Woman Killed By FedEx Semi On Kennedy Expressway

About 11:35 p.m., a woman ran out onto the Kennedy Expressway (I-90/94) at Addison Street and was struck by a FedEx truck.

07/03/2014

A truck driver helped pull the driver of the SUV out of the wrecked vehicle after it hit his semi head-on in Blue Island. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Trucker Rescues Driver Who Crashed Into His Rig In Blue Island

According to sources, the driver of the SUV might have fallen asleep at the wheel, and veered into the southbound lanes while headed north on Ashland Avenue.

06/06/2014

Crews tow a semi that was struck by the minivan of a wrong-way driver early Tuesday on the Kennedy Expressway. (Photo from Network Video Productions)

Man Charged With DUI In Wrong-Way Kennedy Crash With Semi

The man drove south onto the northbound exit at North Avenue about 12:30 a.m. and went about 25 yards before the minivan crashed head-on into a semi.

05/20/2014

A truck caught fire on Interstate 55 near Weber Road on Friday. (Credit: Twitter/@ DrivingIvan)

Big Delay On Interstate 55 After Truck Fire In Romeoville

The truck caught fire around 6:40 a.m. on Interstate 55 near Weber Road, in Romeoville. It was not immediately clear how the truck caught fire.

05/09/2014

Six children who were on this school bus were taken to a hospital as a precaution after a semi tractor trailer truck collided with the bus on Friday. (Credit: CBS)

Semi Hits School Bus In Stickney

Six elementary-age children were taken to a hospital as a precaution, after a semi-tractor trailer truck hit a school bus in southwest suburban Stickney on Friday.

11/22/2013

A semi-truck crashed and burst into flames on northbound Interstate 57 near Wentworth Avenue early Wednesday. (Credit: NVP Video)

Northbound I-57 Reopens After Fiery Truck Crash

The jack-knifed truck was first reported about 2:25 a.m. near Wentworth Avenue.

11/06/2013

Crews work to remove the wreckage of an SUV from Interstate 65, after it was crushed between two semi-tractor trailer trucks, and caught fire. Two people died in the crash. (Credit: CapturedNews video)

Seven Killed When SUV Crushed Between Two Semis On I-65

An SUV caught fire after it was pinned between two semi-tractor trailer trucks.

08/16/2013

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Man Killed When SUV Strikes Semi-Truck In Pilsen

The driver of an SUV was killed early Monday when he crashed his Chevrolet Blazer into the back of a parked semi-trailer in the Pilsen neighborhood on the West Side.

12/24/2012

A semi-tractor trailer truck hauling 20 tons of French fries rolled over on an exit ramp of I-80 in Lake Station, Ind., on Nov. 17, 2011.

Truck Loaded With French Fries Rolls Over On I-80

A semi-tractor trailer truck hauling a load of French fries rolled over while trying to exit I-80 in northwest Indiana on Thursday.

CBS Chicago–11/17/2011

Abraham Garcia-Acosta and Diego Diaz-Perez

$5M Worth Of Pot Found Hidden In Load Of Carrots

Two Florida men were arrested earlier this week after allegedly trying to smuggle $5 million worth of marijuana by hiding it in a large shipment of carrots.

CBS Chicago–03/16/2011