Woman Killed When Gun Accidentally Goes Off In Portage Park21-year-old Nadia Manjarrez was shot in the head and taken to Illinois Masonic Medical Center, where she was pronounced dead.
4-Year-Old Accidentally Shoots Himself At Babysitter's HomeEric Cole found a handgun at his babysitter's house in Northwest Indiana and accidentally shot and killed himself Saturday morning.
North Lawndale Woman Dies After Falling Asleep In Bed While SmokingA West Side woman died more than a month after she fell asleep in bed while smoking and started a fire in her home.
North Suburban Singer Dies In Lake Zurich Paving Company AccidentA construction accident took the life of Jack Eiler, who many knew as a singer of classics from Frank Sinatra and Dean Martin to Elvis.
Police: Teen Driving Stolen Vehicle Killed In West Side CrashA teenage boy driving a stolen vehicle was killed in a West Garfield Park neighborhood crash Friday morning after allegedly driving away from an attempted traffic stop on the West Side.
Woman Dies After Being Run Over By Her Own Vehicle In Melrose ParkPolice believe Samantha Perez got out of her car, but accidentally left the vehicle in gear.
Man Electrocuted While Taking Down Copper Wire In Brighton ParkAn autopsy has ruled that a man died of accidental electrocution when he was shocked by copper wires he was trying to take down in the Brighton Park neighborhood.