Man Charged With Reckless Homicide In Waukegan CrashA man has been charged with crashing his car into a motorcycle carrying his girlfriend early Saturday in north suburban Waukegan, leaving the 23-year-old woman dead.
Motorcyclist Gets 3 Years For Fatal Lake Shore Drive CrashCharles Lyons of Evergreen Park pleaded guilty to reckless homicide and aggravated reckless driving resulting in bodily harm Tuesday before Judge Maura Slattery Boyle, according to Cook County court records.
Man Charged With Reckless Homicide After Fatal Lawndale CrashHeriberto Aguirre, 28, was charged with one felony count each of reckless homicide involving a motor vehicle and failure to report a fatal accident, police announced Saturday.
Man Gets 16 Years For Drunk Driving Death Of Good SamaritanShane Stokowski died trying to help the man who ended up killing him. Seeing an inebriated patron leave a West Town bar, Stokowski, 33, pleaded with the stranger who got behind the wheel: “You don’t want to do this.”
Man Charged In Fatal Avondale Hit-And-Run CrashJason Missak was charged with reckless homicide and two counts of leaving the scene of an accident involving injury or death, all felonies, according to Chicago Police.
Woman Charged In Fatal Hit-And-Run In Avalon ParkAlicia Johnson, 22, was charged with reckless homicide and leaving the scene of a crash involving injury or death, both felonies, according to a statement from Chicago Police. She also faces on misdemeanor count of failing to exercise due care with a pedestrian in the roadway.
Man Charged With DUI, Reckless Homicide For Garfield Ridge Hit-And-RunSaturday night, a 42-year-old woman and 39-year-old man were walking north across Archer Avenue at Lavergne Avenue when they were both struck by a red Jeep, police said.
Woman Pleads Guilty To Fatal Riverside DUI CrashA west suburban woman pleaded guilty Friday to being the driver in a 2011 DUI crash that left one man dead in Riverside.
Teen Charged In Deadly Street Racing Crash In AuroraPolice said 49-year-old Charles Siebel Jr. and his 15-year-old daughter were turning left of Shenandoah Drive onto Eola Road around 10:15 p.m. Friday, when two cars approached at an extremely high rate of speed, and a 2011 Dodge Charger slammed into Siebel’s 2004 Toyota Highlander.
$350K Bond For Man Charged With Reckless Homicide In Rollover Crash A northwest Indiana man has been charged after a rollover crash Thursday night on Lake Shore Drive in Edgewater left a woman dead.
Second Suspect In Fatal Street Racing Crash Held On $1M BailDouglas McGrew, a 25-year-old Robbins man, had been hospitalized after the Thursday evening crash in a residential neighborhood of the south suburb, according to Robbins police. McGrew faces reckless homicide charges along with 41-year-old Lynwood resident Craig Stevenson.
Two Men Charged In Robbins Crash That Killed Mother And FatherTwo men have been charged in a crash in Robbins that killed a mother and father and injured their three children Thursday night, according to the Cook County Sheriff's Office.
Warrant Issued For Man Charged With Reckless Homicide In GaryBryant Wardell faces five charges including reckless homicide and causing death while operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated, according to Gary police Lt. Dawn Westerfield. The warrant was issued Wednesday afternoon.
Woman Charged In Fatal Tinley Park Hit-And-Run CrashJacqueline Cummings of Oak Lawn was charged Wednesday with reckless homicide and failure to report an accident involving death, according to a statement from the village of Tinley Park.
Prosecutors: Man Charged In Fatal Crash Was Drag Racing With FriendThe crash happened between a BMW and a Jeep heading west on Lower Wacker Drive near Garvey Court about 4:20 a.m., police said. The BMW struck the Jeep, then a concrete barrier.