Light Pole Crashes To Ground Near School In Humboldt Park NeighborhoodA light pole came crashing to the ground Thursday afternoon near a school in the Humboldt Park neighborhood.
After Light Pole Falls Downtown, Expert Says City Inspections Are Long OverdueAt least two poles besides the one that came toppling over have also been taken down outside the Thompson Center after one fell, as the city has finally decided to inspect them.
Light Pole Appears To Have Snapped From Base Before Falling, Injuring Woman Outside The Thompson Center"I saw the light pole fall. And the lights just went scattering all over the place."
Woman Injured By Falling Light Pole Outside Thompson CenterA woman was injured Thursday afternoon when a street light pole fell on her outside the Thompson Center.
Man, 70, Dies After Crashing Into Light PoleThe 70-year-old drove his vehicle into a pole near 79th Street and Kedzie Avenue about 10:30 p.m., police News Affairs Officer Ron Gaines said.
Toddler Among 5 Injured In Brighton Park CrashFive people, including a toddler, were seriously injured when their vehicle struck a light pole in the Brighton Park neighborhood early Tuesday.
Two Dead In Norwood Park CrashA GMC Envoy SUV was northbound on the 6000 block of North Milwaukee Avenue about 10:45 p.m. when it lost control and hit two fences before flipping onto its side, hitting a light pole and coming to a stop.
1 Critically Hurt When Car Hits Pole In Humboldt ParkOne male was taken to the hospital in critical condition after the vehicle he was driving struck a light pole in the Humboldt Park neighborhood Sunday night, police said.
1 Dead, 2 Hurt After Speeding Vehicle Hits Light Pole On South SideOne woman was killed and two others were hurt when a speeding vehicle driven by one of them careened out of control and struck a light pole in the Calumet Heights neighborhood, police said.
Man Dies After Minivan Hits Pole On West Side A man died after he crashed his minivan into a light pole early Sunday in the South Lawndale neighborhood.
4 Young Mothers Killed In High-Speed Crash On West SideIt's been a dreadful Mother's Day for the families of four young mothers, who were all killed when their car slammed into a pole in the Austin neighborhood on the West Side overnight.
1 Killed, 2 Hurt When Car Hits Hydrant On South SideA man was killed and two others were seriously injured late Saturday when a car flipped and struck a light pole and fire hydrant on the South Side.
2 Hurt When SUV Flips Over On Lake Shore DriveTwo people were injured this morning when their sport-utility vehicle knocked down a light pole and a tree, and flipped over, on Lake Shore Drive near the Stevenson Expressway.
Bus Knocks Down Light Pole On West SideA CTA bus slammed into a light pole on the city’s West Side this morning, sending the light pole crashing down to the street below.
Car Hits Bus, Light Pole On Belmont AvenueA CTA bus was hit by a car, which also hit a light pole, on Belmont Avenue in the Avondale neighborhood this morning.