Vincent Mendez


Four Dead, Two Critical From Weekend Crashes

Four people are dead and two in critical condition from traffic crashes throughout the city and suburbs this weekend. All but one of the victims were pedestrians struck by vehicles.


Pedestrian sign (Photo by Stand Honda/ Getty Images)

Man Fatally Struck By Car In South Chicago Heights

A pedestrian died early Saturday when he was struck by a car in south suburban South Chicago Heights. Tests are still being done to determine if drugs or speeding could have been factors.