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.
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, 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 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.
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.
A man suspected of two previous northwest suburban bank robberies struck again in Wood Dale Friday.
A suspect has surrendered after going on the lam for three days, following a burglary and police chase in the western suburbs.
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.
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.
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.
A dozen volunteers are scouring the northwest suburbs for an elusive dog who got away from her owner.
A Wood Dale man who claimed to be a fan of the Fourth of July had a stockpile of bomb-making materials, police say.
A 44-year-old man was struck and killed by a Metra train in west suburban Wood Dale on Saturday.
Wintry conditions have returned in Chicago, and an icy glaze on many area roadways has caused several traffic accidents and spinouts.
A suburban man was filling a tire on his truck with air when it exploded, killing him.