Driver Dies In Chicago Ridge Crash After Fleeing Traffic Stop On I-57A driver was killed early Friday after fleeing a traffic stop on Interstate 57 in south suburban Matteson, and crashing into another vehicle in southwest suburban Chicago Ridge.
Police Shut Down Chicago Ridge Mall After Fight Breaks OutPolice shut down the Chicago Ridge Mall on Saturday after a fight broke out.
Family Of Man Struck In Hit-And-Run Sues Oak Lawn, Former Village Manager Who's Accused Of Hitting HimThe family of a man who was struck by a vehicle allegedly driven by the now-former Oak Lawn village manager is now suing the suburb.
$100,000 Exit Deal For Former Oak Lawn Village Manager Accused In Hit-And-RunTaxpayers in suburban Oak Lawn are on the hook for a $100,000 exit deal paid to the former village manager.
Oak Lawn Village Manager Larry Deetjen Stepping Down After Being Charged In Hit-And-RunOak Lawn Village Manager Larry Deetjen is stepping down, just days after being charged in a hit-and-run crash.
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Village Manager On Leave After Alleged Involvement In Hit-And-RunPolice took Deetjen into custody and on Monday, Village of Oak Lawn officials voted to put him on paid administrative leave until the police investigation is complete. Oak Lawn Police Chief Randy Palmer is taking over for now.
Oak Lawn Village Manager Larry Deetjen Placed On Leave After Arrest In Chicago Ridge Hit-And-RunPolice Chief Randy Palmer was named as interim village manager, pending the results of the police investigation of the hit-and-run.
Oak Lawn Village Manager Who Hit Man And Drove Off Once Left Village Vehicle In DitchA man is still recovering at Advocate Christ Medical Center in critical condition after a car driven by Oak Lawn’s village manager hit him and took off.
Oak Lawn Village Manager Under Investigation After Hit-And-Run"He was distressed for what happened at the time and regretful about what happened."
Oak Lawn Village Manager Larry Deetjen Arrested In Chicago Ridge Hit-And-RunOak Lawn Village Manager Larry Deetjen has been arrested, after he was identified as the hit-and-run driver who struck a pedestrian in neighboring Chicago Ridge overnight, leaving the victim in critical condition.
After CBS 2 Investigators Reports On A Dangerous Intersection, It Got A Stoplight; 'It Will Probably Save Some Lives'After four years of asking the state for a traffic signal, IDOT finally began construction this past spring, which also included new pedestrian walkways, street lamps and cameras for added safety.
Cook County Sheriff's Deputy James Koch Identified As Fatal Crash Victim In Chicago Ridge, Juvenile In CustodyA Cook County Sheriff's Deputy was killed during a crash in Chicago Ridge just after midnight Saturday.
Man Who Killed Student In Oak Lawn Crash Had a History Of Reckless DrivingEdward Cruz's driving record reveals a seven-year history of charges for reckless driving, driving under the influence of alcohol, driving without insurance, and driving on a suspended or revoked license.
Driver In Fatal Hit-And-Run That Killed Teen To Appear In Court TodayThe 25-year-old driver who fatally struck 15-year-old Amira Nairat as she walked to school Monday morning is due in court today to face charges of aggravated driving under the influence resulting in death and hit and run involving death.