Motorcyclist Fatally Hit By Semi After Striking Deer On EdensA 25-year-old man was struck and killed by a semi on the Edens Expressway in north suburban Northfield after he had stopped when his motorcycle hit a deer, according to Illinois State Police.
Street Sweeper Crash On Inbound Edens Prompts Temporary ClosureNo one was taken to the hospital after the crash, but the street sweeper spilled fuel across the highway, forcing police to close all lanes for at least two hours.
IDOT Reminds Drivers To Slow Down In Construction ZonesIt might not be prime road construction weather yet, but spring and summer are primed to be full of roadwork projects throughout the Chicago area.
Suspected Cougar Spotted In WinnetkaPolice say a cougar may be roaming around the affluent North Shore suburb of Winnetka.
Union Pacific Railroad Concedes Misstatements About Deadly WreckThe Union Pacific Railroad is correcting some misinformation about the July 4th freight train derailment that killed a Glenview couple.
Public Given Chance To Discuss Deadly Train Wreck With Railroad ExecutivesThe public will get a chance to meet Monday evening with railroad executives and federal investigators, about the deadly 4th of July derailment and bridge collapse on the Glenview-Northbrook border.
Investigators Review Video Of Train Wreck That Killed 2Federal investigators are looking at video of the freight train accident that killed a Glenview couple on the 4th of July.
Family Of Train Wreck Victims Sues Railroad; Cleanup HaltedThe family of a Glenview couple killed in a train derailment and bridge collapse has filed a wrongful death suit against Union Pacific Railroad over the incident, and a judge has ordered cleanup of the wreck halted to preserve evidence in the case.
Coal Train Derails Near Glenview-Northbrook Border, Bridge CollapsesRailroad workers have a big job ahead of them after several cars of a freight train hauling coal derailed near the border between north suburban Glenview and Northbrook Wednesday, and a rail bridge collapsed during the wreck.
Glenview Man Killed When Car Slams Into Pole Glenview man is dead after the SUV he was driving went out of control and hit a pole early today.
Double-Jackknifed Semi Shuts Down EdensA double-jackknifed truck caused a multi-vehicle pileup on the outbound Edens Expressway Friday morning, and caused a traffic jam several miles long.