Wood Dale

Steven Nincic and his family in the moments before a tent collapsed Aug. 2, 2015. (Wood Dale Police)

No Evacuation Plan In Place Before Deadly Wood Dale Tent Collapse

Authorities in Wood Dale apparently did not have a written storm evacuation plan before high winds led to a deadly tent collapse at a summer festival, new documents show.


Steven Nincic and his family in the moments before a tent collapsed Aug. 2, 2015. (Wood Dale Police)

Video Shows Father’s Last Moments Before Wood Dale Tent Collapse

CBS 2 has obtained never-before-seen video of a deadly storm that knocked down a festival tent in Wood Dale, fatally injuring Steven Nincic.


Steven Nincic (Facebook)

Attorney: Father’s Death In Tent Collapse ‘Will Be Litigated Exhaustively’

Steven Nincic, 35, was taking shelter from a thunderstorm inside a large canvas tent at Prairie Fest on Sunday, when a strong gust of wind caused the tent to collapse, killing Nincic.


Steven Nincic (Facebook)

Father Mourned After Wood Dale Tent Collapse, Questions Linger About Safety Response

Steven Nincic took his two daughters to Prairie Fest because they wanted him to win some gold fish at a carnie game. And he did. CBS 2’s Derrick Blakley reports.


One person was killed and several others injured after a tent collapsed at the Wood Dale Prairie Festival at Wood Dale Junior High School. (Credit: Captured News).

1 Killed, 15 Hospitalized After High Winds Take Out Tent At Wood Dale Festival

High winds took down a commercial sized tent in Wood Dale near Wood Dale Junior High, killing one person and injuring more than a dozen others.


Surveillance photo shows suspect in the robbery of a Harris Bank branch in Rolling Meadows on April 19.( photo from FBI)

Wanted Bank Robber Strikes Again In Wood Dale

A man suspected of two previous northwest suburban bank robberies struck again in Wood Dale Friday.


Eugene Sanders, Nakia Tyler

Suspect Surrenders In Wood Dale Burglary, Police Chase

A suspect has surrendered after going on the lam for three days, following a burglary and police chase in the western suburbs.

CBS Chicago–07/13/2012

Lombard Manhunt

Search Continues For Burglar Who Fled After Police Chase Into Lombard

The search continues for a South Side man who is accused of trying to break into a west suburban home and then leading police on a chase through three suburbs.

CBS Chicago–07/11/2012

Lombard Manhunt

Police Search For Suspect After Chase In Western Suburbs

Police searched with dogs on the ground and a helicopter in the air early Tuesday, as police searched for a suspect who led them on a chase after allegedly burglarizing a Wood Dale home.

CBS Chicago–07/10/2012

Bryan Roehr was charged with aggravated possession of child pornography after investigators who searched his computer found “hundreds of photos and videos” containing images of children. (Wood Dale Police Photo)

Man Accused Of Bomb-Making Now Also Charged With Having Child Porn

A Wood Dale man accused of building explosives with ingredients he bought online has been charged with also obtaining child pornography from the Internet, DuPage County authorities said Tuesday.



Volunteers Search For Dog That Escaped In Wood Dale

A dozen volunteers are scouring the northwest suburbs for an elusive dog who got away from her owner.

WBBM Newsradio–08/24/2011

Bryan Roehr of Wood Dale allegedly stockpiled explosives. (DuPage County Sheriff's Department)

Wood Dale Man Busted For Explosives Stockpile

A Wood Dale man who claimed to be a fan of the Fourth of July had a stockpile of bomb-making materials, police say.


Metra locomotive (CBS File Photo)

Man Killed By Metra Train In Wood Dale

A 44-year-old man was struck and killed by a Metra train in west suburban Wood Dale on Saturday.

CBS Chicago–04/16/2011

Route 83 Crash

Icy Roads Blamed For Rash Of Accidents, Spinouts

Wintry conditions have returned in Chicago, and an icy glaze on many area roadways has caused several traffic accidents and spinouts.

CBS Chicago–03/24/2011

Photo Of New Truck Tires. (Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Man Dies When Truck Tire Explodes

A suburban man was filling a tire on his truck with air when it exploded, killing him.