A semi driver from Tennessee faces a felony charge of driving while fatigued following a 12-vehicle crash on Interstate 55 in suburban Chicago.
The crash happened around 3:40 a.m., when an Illinois State Police trooper was conducing nightly lane closures for road construction work in the northbound lanes near 1st Avenue in southwest suburban Summit. Thirteen vehicles were stopped on the Stevenson, when a truck plowed into them.
Putting a stop to Chicago’s never-ending cycle of violence and bloodshed is the goal of a gun violence summit today hosted by UIC’s School of Public Health.
A tornado was the likely cause of the storm damage on Tuesday in south suburban Summit.
Heavy rains and strong winds blew through the Chicago area Tuesday, and CBS 2’s Ed Curran reports in southwest suburban Summit, they are assessing the damage.
Grim statistics were at the heart of multi-state summit held Friday in Oak Brook. CBS 2’s Mai Martinez reports.
A frantic search is on for a missing Summit man, who has last seen at a Halloween party in Chicago.
One of those addressing the audience at Chicago State University today was Mayor Rahm Emanuel, who said the streets must be taken back for children. CBS 2’s Mike Puccinelli reports.
The congressmen announced the two-day summit would be held at Chicago State University later this month. They plan to invite local, state, and federal officials to attend.
One person is dead after an accident Monday morning in Summit.
There’s going to be an investigation into a fire that destroyed trucks overnight in the southwest suburbs.
Will County State’s Attorney James Glasgow is among those expected to speak at a weekend summit sponsored by the Illinois State Crime Commission.
A dump truck driver struck and killed a 72-year-old woman in the Southwest Side’s Clearing neighborhood Friday evening, then drove off.
A middle-aged man is lucky to be alive this morning after jumping into the Chicago Sanitary and Ship Canal to show off Wednesday night.
A neighborhood in southwest suburban Summit woke up Monday morning to find homes covered in graffiti and cars smashed with bricks – and now police say they have two men in custody.
A dog was spotted running in the middle of the Stevenson Expressway Tuesday morning.
As CBS 2’s Vince Gerasole reports, whether NATO protests were a front-page headline or just another story buried inside depends on where you live.
As concerns about security grow in the run-up to the NATO summit, it’s becoming difficult to separate myth from reality.
The second day begins in Chicago Tuesday for the first ever World Summit of Nobel Peace Laureates in the United States.
Concerns about public safety in Chicago during the upcoming G8 and NATO summits in May apparently don’t extend to those who will be participating. CBS 2 Chief Correspondent Jay Levin reports.