Smart Car

Jane Addams Tollway

‘Smart Car’ Technology May Get Test Drive On Stretch Of Jane Addams Tollway

The pilot project will still make use of sensors in the pavement.


A White Sox Smart Car will be raffled off at U.S. Cellular Field this season with proceeds going to White Sox Charities. (Adam Hoge/

Chicagoans Get Chance To Test-Drive New Smart Cars

If you have never driven an electric car before, you have a chance to do so Saturday and Sunday in the near northwest side Wicker Park neighborhood.


Helen Miller

Woman Impaled By Tree Says Passersby Left Her For Dead

She survived the unthinkable when she was impaled by a tree. On Tuesday, the suburban woman is out of the hospital and thanking the paramedics who helped save her life. CBS 2’s Vince Gerasole reports.

CBS 2–11/09/2010

Connie Odoms

Good Samaritan On Helping Woman Impaled By Tree

Connie Odoms stopped to help a stranger who was impaled by a tree. She wasn’t the first person to pull over, but she was the first who tried to help. CBS 2’s Vince Gerasole talked to the Good Samaritan.

CBS 2–10/27/2010