Elderly Homeless Man Fatally Struck By Vehicle In JolietThe pedestrian crossed Jefferson Street from the northwest corner at the intersection with Reed Street at 12:42 p.m. against the traffic light, according to Joliet police.
Family Sues UPS After Woman Fatally Struck By Parcel TruckA Chicago area family has filed a wrongful death suit against UPS, two months after a truck hit and killed a 78-year-old woman in the Sauganash neighborhood.
Elderly Man Struck, Killed By Vehicle In HobartThe crash happened about 5:30 p.m. Thursday near Marion E. Beladela’s home in the 4500 block of West 16th Street in Hobart, according to the Cook County medical examiner’s office.
Woman, 3 Kids Hit By CTA Bus In LakeviewPolice said a bus headed north on Halsted Street hit a mother and three children – a 6-year-old, a 2-year-old, and an 8-week old – near Waveland Avenue around 10:10 a.m.
University Of Chicago Doctor Killed By Car While JoggingA University of Chicago medical professor was killed Wednesday morning, when he was struck by a car while jogging near Jackson Park.
Boy, 17, Struck And Killed By Car In Orland ParkAn initial investigation found that a 73-year-old man was driving a 2009 Mercedes-Benz sedan west in the 100 block of Silo Ridge Road North shortly after 4:30 p.m. when he veered off the road and struck David Dolitsky, who was pushing a lawnmower at the time, police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office said.
Elderly Woman Killed By Car In Villa Park Parking LotEmergency crews responded at 7:53 p.m. to the collision in the lot in the 400 block of West St. Charles Road, according to Villa Park police.
Man Fatally Struck By Car On Eisenhower ExpresswayThe man was struck about 10:30 p.m. in the westbound lanes of I-290 near 9th Avenue, according to Illinois State Police.
Murder Charges Filed In Lake Shore Drive Death Murder charges have been filed against one of several suspects in the death of a woman allegedly chased on to Lake Shore drive during an attempted robbery.
Mother Struck, Killed By Truck On Lake Shore DrivePolice were investigating some discrepancies in a story about a robbery attempt just before woman was killed and her boyfriend was injured when they were hit by a truck on Lake Shore Drive early Sunday in the Gold Coast neighborhood.
Woman Fleeing Robbers Fatally Struck On Lake Shore DrivePamela Johnson, 32, and a 43-year-old man were walking about 1:40 a.m. in the 600 block of North Lake Shore Drive when they were approached by a group of males, at least one of whom was showing a handgun, according to Chicago Police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office.
Man Killed In Avalon Park Hit-And-RunA 51-year-old man was walking in a crosswalk about 11:15 p.m. in the 7900 block of South Stony Island Avenue when he was struck by a southbound red Impala, police said. The car sped away after the crash.