Newly Placed Road Tar Leaves Car Tires Severely Damaged In PlainfieldThis story begins inside Bartel's Auto Clinic in Plainfield, which services about 500 cars a month. Sometimes, mechanics there see road tar accumulating on tires.
Crash In Plainfield Leaves 1 Dead, 2 InjuredThe driver of the Toyota was airlifted to a hospital and the passenger was killed.
Devin White Of Plainfield Dies After Pit Bull Attack Over WeekendDevin White, 25, of Plainfield has died as a result of injuries he suffered in a dog attack on Saturday.
Mom Says She Was Banned From School After Complaining About Lack Of Supervision For DaughterA Plainfield mother says an attempt to fight for her child's rights ended with her being banned from school property. Now, it's the focus of a federal civil rights investigation.
Southbound Lanes Of I-55 Reopen After Deadly Crash Near PlainfieldIllinois State Police said four vehicles were involved in the crash shortly after 6 a.m. on I-55 near U.S. Route 30.
Truck Driver Dead In Multi-Vehicle Crash Near PlainfieldA truck driver was killed Sunday evening in a multi-vehicle crash involving a semi-trailer truck, a pickup truck, and a car near Plainfield.
Plainfield Fire Department Surprises 7-Year-Old At His Birthday PartyThe Plainfield Fire Department showed up to save a 7-year-old's birthday party.
4 High School Athletes In Plainfield Under Investigation For Reported HazingFour high school students in Plainfield were under investigation Monday night for a reported hazing incident.
Interstate 55 Reopens After Crash Shuts Down All Lanes Near PlainfieldIllinois State Police said a car was heading north on I-55 near Route 126 around 8:15 a.m., when the driver lost control of the vehicle.
State Officials Investigate After Carnival Rides Injure TwoThe Illinois Department of Labor became involved after a young boy suffered an injury at a church festival in Midlothian on Thursday and after a woman fell off a ride at a carnival in Plainfield.
Boy Hurt When Prop Falls From Carnival Ride In Midlothian; Woman Falls When Roller Coaster Derails In PlainfieldTwo people were injured Thursday night when two carnival rides broke down at separate carnivals in south suburban Midlothian and southwest suburban Plainfield.
Man Stabs Caretaker In Plainfield While Wearing Mask, Playing 'Halloween' Theme MusicA Plainfield man is facing murder charges for a terrifying stabbing at a group home for the developmentally disabled.
'Run For The Brave' Raised Money For Wounded Veterans On Memorial Day WeekendHundreds of runners stepped out in the south suburbs to honor veterans this Memorial Day weekend.
Judge: Man Accused Of Killing Parents At College Wasn't SaneThe decision means there won't be a trial for 20-year-old James Davis Jr., who had pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity and could be held indefinitely.
Fifth Man Charged In Plainfield Street Racing IncidentsIan Whelton, 26, turned himself in on Monday, and he was charged with two counts of street racing.