Illinois State Police Investigate 2 I-57 Shootings Just Hours ApartAuthorities are investigating two shootings that took place early Tuesday morning on I-57 near 111th and 127th streets.
Man Dies After Semi-Trailer Truck Hits SUV In West Pullman During Heavy RainA young man is dead after a semi-trailer truck hit his sport-utility vehicle in the West Pullman neighborhood, and the impact sent both drivers into the yard of a home.
Man Found Shot To Death In West PullmanThe 38-year-old man was found shot in the driver’s seat of a car about 10 p.m. after the car crashed into the side of a building in the 100 block of East 127th Street, police News Affairs Officer Ronald Gaines said.
Man Wounded In West Pullman ShootingThe man was shot in the back at 9:50 p.m. in the 600 block of West 127th Street, police said, citing preliminary information.
Crossing Guard Struck, Seriously Injured In West PullmanChildren were crossing the street around 4 p.m. Monday, when an SUV traveling “at a high rate of speed” struck the 27-year-old crossing guard at the intersection of 127th Street and Union Avenue, according to police.
Parking Ticket After Blizzard Tossed For Disabled WomanPolice in the tiny southern suburb of Calumet Park have a bad taste in their mouths after a judge tossed out a parking ticket for a Chicago woman Thursday.
Fire Destroys Far South Side Grocery StoreAn overnight fire destroyed a grocery store in the Far South Side’s West Pullman neighborhood.