135th Street In Palos Heights, 143rd Street In Orland Park Closed Due To FloodingTwo southwest suburban roads have been shut down due to flooding.
Plainfield Residents Concerned Warehouse Plan Will Bring More Truck TrafficResidents say plans for a new, $1.5 million square foot Diageo distribution warehouse, about half a mile away, will turn the residential area into a truck zone.
Six Injured -- Three Critically -- In Crash Near Palos HeightsAbout 1:45 p.m. Sunday, a van struck a car at the intersection of 143rd Street and Harlem Avenue in unincorporated Orland Township, Palos Heights Fire Frotection District Capt. Steve Hammerstein told reporters at the scene.
None Injured In Huge Fire At Lockport Mulch BusinessThe blaze at Homer Tree Service, at 16464 W. 143rd St., in Lockport was so large, police shut down the nearby exit ramp on the Veterans Memorial Tollway.
FBI: Bank Robber Told Teller 'Have A Great F****** Day"The robber, identified as 26-year-old Carl P. Wilson of Joliet, entered the First Midwest Bank branch at 11200 W. 143rd St. in Orland Park just after 1:30 p.m. on Oct. 13 armed with a semi-automatic handgun and wearing a black hood on his face, according to the FBI.
Lockport Man Killed In Homer Township CrashAndrew Mazza was speeding in a turbocharged Dodge Neon southbound on Bell Road when he lost control about 6:30 p.m., south of 143rd Street and about a quarter-mile north of Martindale Lane
Wrong-Way Driver Injures Multiple People On I-355About 8 p.m., the driver was heading south on northbound I-355 lanes near 143rd Street near southwest suburban Lockport when the vehicle struck another head on.