Homeless Man Struck And Killed By Car In ElginThe 46-year-old man — identified by police as Donald G. Francis — was walking in the road at State Street and U.S. 20 about 5:25 a.m. on Dec. 9 when he was struck by a 2004 Pontiac Grand Prix, according to a statement from Elgin police.
Police: 12-Year-Old Girl Killed In Semi Rollover In Pingree GrovePolice 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.
Gary Renames Highway 20 After Former Mayor Rudy ClayThe street naming played out like a funeral, with tributes to the former mayor on the steps of Gary City Hall, where the “Mayor Rudolph ‘Rudy’ Clay Memorial Highway” sign was unveiled Friday.
Residents Told To Stay Indoors After Derailment In GaryResidents within a square mile of a train derailment in Gary’s Miller section were being asked Sunday to stay indoors as much as possible to allow emergency and heavy equipment workers to clean up the wreckage.
Construction Takes A Holiday On The TollwaysThe Illinois Tollway is suspending its temporary construction lane closures beginning Friday to accommodate the more than 7 million drivers expected on the tollway system this Labor Day weekend.
Pedestrian Struck, Killed By Car In ElginA pedestrian was struck and killed this morning on busy U.S. 20 in Elgin, police said.