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Two semi-tractor-trailer trucks collided near Coal City Monday night. (CBS)

Semi Driver Dead In Two-Truck Collision Near Coal City

(CBS) – Two semi-tractor-trailer trucks collided Monday evening on Interstate 55, killing one driver, authorities said. The accident occurred south of Coal City in the interstate’s southbound lanes. At least one semi was on fire, […]

08/24/2015

Authorities investigate after a man was fatally crushed by a semi cab Monday evening in Robbins. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Man Crushed To Death By Truck In Robbins

Authorities were called about 6:45 p.m. with reports of a man under a truck and bleeding in the 3400 block of West 136th Street, Robbins Fire Dept. Deputy Chief Donald Rush told a reporter at the scene.

08/04/2015

Six people were hospitalized after a semi-trailer truck plowed into 13 other vehicles on the Stevenson Expressway in Summit, Illinois. (Credit: CBS)

Six Hospitalized After Trucker Falls Asleep, Crashes Into 13 Cars On Stevenson

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.

06/19/2015

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Police: 12-Year-Old Girl Killed In Semi Rollover In Pingree Grove

Police said Dior Turner, of South Bend, Indiana, was driving a semi-trailer truck west on U.S. Route 20, when it left the road at Reinking Road, and rolled on its side around 5:15 a.m.

04/06/2015

Elizabeth Peralta-Luna and her two children, Dylan and Elizabeth. (Family provided photo.)

Family Sues Driver, Trucking Company Over Accident That Killed Mom, 2 Kids

Elizabeth Peralta-Luna, 30, was walking hand-in-hand with her two children – 9-year-old Elizabeth and 4-year-old Dylan – in the 4300 block of South Ashland Avenue on Friday, when a truck making a left turn hit all three of them.

03/10/2015

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2015 Chevy Colorado Crowned Truck Of The Year

The new mid size pickup was cited for what Motor Trend called a “right-sized” package.

12/04/2014

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Ford’s New F-150 To Get 26 Mpg, Tops Among Pickups

Ford said Friday that its new aluminum-bodied F-150 pickup will get up to 26 mpg on the highway, making it the most fuel efficient gas-powered full-size pickup.

11/26/2014

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Ford Launches All New F-150 Pickup Truck [VIDEO]

The new pickup should be in dealerships by late December.

11/12/2014

This surveillance image shows a truck believed to be involved in a hit-and-run Tuesday. (Chicago Police)

Police Search For Truck Driver In Hit-And-Run That Injured Bicyclist

About 4:25 p.m., a cyclist was struck by a white tractor-trailer traveling south in the 2100 block of South Ashland, according to a statement from Chicago Police.

10/09/2014

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Truck Deals Help Boost US Auto Sales In September

September sales won’t be as hot as August, the best month in eight years, but industry analysts still expect them to be strong.

10/01/2014

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WATCH: Truck Leaves Wake Of Destruction Leaving Parking Lot

One motorist says his rear windshield was punched out about 7:30 a.m. Wednesday. CBS 2’s Pamela Jones reports.

09/18/2014

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Chrysler Recalls 651,000 SUVs For Mirror Lights

The automaker says it knows of three injuries related to this problem…

07/11/2014

A Chicago Fire Department Ambulance (Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

10 Hurt When Truck And CTA Bus Collide

Authorities said the truck crashed into the bus near the intersection of 79th Street and Cottage Grove Avenue shortly before 1 p.m.

05/16/2014

Half of a double-wide mobile home fell off a semi trailer onto I-94 as it came off the Route 49 ramp in Chesterton on Tuesday morning. (Photo from Indiana State Police)

Mobile Home Falls Off Trailer Onto I-94 In NW Indiana

The 2014 Champion home, manufactured in Topeka, Ind., was being transported to Sioux City, Iowa when it slipped from its securement, state police said.

04/29/2014

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Man Struck, Killed By Semi In Noble Square

A truck driver who had just been involved in a minor crash with a minivan was standing outside his own truck to take pictures of the damage caused by the crash when he was run over by another truck

04/24/2014

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Biker Airlifted To Hospital After Crashing Into Truck

A man was ejected from his motorcycle Saturday after making contact with a Freightliner truck in northwest suburban Richmond.

04/21/2014

An SUV crashed into the back of an Illinois Department of Transportation Truck that was stopped on the Kennedy Expressway Sunday night. (Credit: NVP News Video)

SUV Crashes Into IDOT Truck On Kennedy Expressway

The IDOT worker was getting into the truck about 11 p.m. after helping a motorist fix a flat tire on the southbound shoulder of the Kennedy near Addison Street when a 22-year-old man driving an SUV slammed into the back of the truck.

02/03/2014

A Metra railroad crossing (credit: CBS)

Metra Train Strikes Truck on NW Side

Inbound Union Pacific/Northwest Line no. 630 struck a truck that was backing into a lumber yard in the 6900 block of North Northwest Highway about 8:20 a.m.

01/03/2014

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

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