Owner Of Stolen Jeep Won't Press Charges Against Survivors Of Deadly Fernwood CrashClarence Ray’s sport-utility vehicle was stolen and was involved in a police pursuit, before it crashed into a house on Wentworth Avenue in Fernwood last week.
Home Destroyed After Car Slams Into It At 100 MPH; 'It Was Like An Earthquake'The images are shocking—an entire wall and floor gone—after a car crashed into a home. The teen driver died.
Police: Driver Dead, 2 Other Teens Hospitalized When SUV Flees Police, Plows Into House In FernwoodA teenage driver is dead, and two other teens were injured, after a sport-utility vehicle fleeing police crashed plowed into a house in the Far South Side’s Fernwood neighborhood Thursday night.
Man Wounded In Princeton Park ShootingThe 20-year-old was walking on the sidewalk in the 9100 block of South Wentworth Avenue about 1:15 a.m. when another male walked up and opened fire, according to Chicago Police.
Man Wounded In Roseland ShootingAt 12:15 a.m., the 33-year-old man was outside in the 10300 block of South Wentworth Avenue when he heard shots and felt pain, according to police.
Woman Killed In Crash On I-80/94 Near State LineA fatal crash on eastbound Interstate 80/94 closed all but one lane of the expressway for more than an hour-and-a-half early Tuesday near the Illinois-Indiana border.
Hundreds Of Gallons Of Acid Leaked From Truck Near U.S. Cellular FieldFire Department crews were sent to 35th Street and Wentworth Avenue around 12:30 p.m., after a tanker truck carrying 3,500 gallons of muriatic acid began leaking its contents.
Catalytic Converter Thieves Lead Police On Chase On South SideAt least two people were in custody Friday morning, after leading police on a chase when officers responded to reports of someone stealing the catalytic converter from a car in the Chatham neighborhood.
4-Year-Old Among Two Shot In Greater Grand CrossingA young man was killed and a 4-year-old boy was wounded in a shooting Tuesday afternoon in Greater Grand Crossing.
At Least 10 Shot Across Chicago On TuesdayMost recently, a man in his 20s was shot in the Roseland neighborhood on the South Side. The man was in the 9900 block of South Wentworth Avenue about 9:55 p.m. when he was shot in the hand, police said.
Two Shot In Greater Grand CrossingOne man, 27, was shot twice in the right arm, police said. The second man, 24, was also shot, but details on his injury were not yet known.
Sinkhole Opens On West Pullman StreetA massive sinkhole opened up overnight in the West Pullman neighborhood, swallowing part of a street and adjoining parkway.
Northbound I-57 Reopens After Fiery Truck CrashThe jack-knifed truck was first reported about 2:25 a.m. near Wentworth Avenue.
Woman Who Shot Self While Hiding Gun In Police Cruiser ChargedTiara M. Paul, 20, was stopped by patrolling officers in the Armour Square neighborhood about 5 p.m. in the 3400 block of South Wentworth Avenue for unsafe crossing between cars on a CTA train.
4 Hurt In Crash After Driver Tried To Flee PoliceTwo men, one woman and a 15-year-old boy were taken to separate hospitals with non life-threatening injuries following the midnight crash.