City To Launch Street Sweeper Tracker WebsiteThis year, Chicago residents will be able to track street sweepers in real time, much like they can track snow plows in winter.
7 Injured In Crash With Street Sweeping Truck On Lower Wacker DriveAbout 2:25 a.m., a Streets and Sanitation mechanical street sweeper was in service in the right lane in the 0-100 block of East Lower Wacker Drive when it was rear-ended by a Chrysler Pacifica, according to Chicago Police. The Pacifica then ricocheted into a Honda Accord, police said.
Street Sweeper Crash On Inbound Edens Prompts Temporary ClosureNo one was taken to the hospital after the crash, but the street sweeper spilled fuel across the highway, forcing police to close all lanes for at least two hours.
Crash That Killed Three Family Members Leads To LawsuitA lawsuit has been filed against a south suburban company, accusing the driver of one of its street sweepers of a causing a crash that killed three members of a Tinley Park family.