Man Dies After Falling 30 Feet From Platform At Western Avenue CTA Blue Line Stop In BucktownA man has died after he fell from the CTA Blue Line platform at the Western Avenue station in Bucktown Tuesday night.
Police Warn Of 2 Carjackings Involving Rifle-Toting Suspects In West Rogers ParkPolice warned of two carjackings that happened about a mile apart in West Rogers Park on Tuesday.
CTA Bus Crashes Into KFC On Western Avenue On Near West SideA Chicago Transit Authority bus crashed into a Kentucky Fried Chicken on Western Avenue in the Near West Side's Tri-Taylor community late Friday.
88-Year-Old Woman, Another Pedestrian Dead After Crash At Western And Pratt In West Rogers ParkAn 88-year-old woman and another pedestrian were killed when they were hit by a car in a crash at the busy intersection of Western Avenue and Pratt Boulevard in West Rogers Park Friday night.
New, Roomier Bike Lanes In Place On Logan Boulevard Near Western Avenue, Where 'School Of Rock' Star Kevin Clark Was KilledA solution has been put in place for a dangerous intersection for Chicago bike riders.
Police, Ald. Matt Martin To Hold Virtual Community Meeting Next Week In Wake Of 3 Rolling Gunfire, Shootout Incidents In North Center AreaThe Town Hall (19th) Chicago Police District and the office of Ald. Matt Martin (47th) will be holding a special virtual meeting next week to address three different rolling shootout incidents that have happened in the North Center and West Lakeview areas over just the past few days.
Junction Of Western And Logan Is Getting Protected Bike Lane, But It Took 'School Of Rock' Star Kevin Clark's Death To Make It HappenFor years, residents of the Avondale and Logan Square communities pushed to make the intersection of Western Avenue and Logan Boulevard safer. But it wasn’t until former child actor and Chicago bicyclist Kevin Clark was killed in a crash there in May that they got a response.
Amazon Truck Goes Up In Flames In Crash On Eisenhower Expressway; 3 People Taken To HospitalAn Amazon truck caught fire Monday evening in a crash on the Eisenhower Expressway.
Charges Pending Against Suspect After Man Is Shot In Drive-By In North Center; Police Say Suspect Later CrashedCharges were pending against a suspect Wednesday night after a man was shot by someone in a car that later crashed in North Center.
2 Men Shot Dead Outside Near West Side McDonald'sTwo men were shot and killed Wednesday night steps from a McDonald’s on the Near West Side.
Man, 75, Hit And Critically Injured By Car As Woman, 96, Makes Turn At Touhy And Western Avenues, Police SayA man was struck and critically injured Tuesday evening while crossing the street at the busy intersection of Touhy and Western avenues in West Rogers Park.
Car Found, Driver Arrested In Westmont More Than 3 Weeks After Gage Park CarjackingA suspect was arrested in west suburban Westmont on Monday – more than three weeks after police said he carjacked a driver on Western Avenue in the Gage Park neighborhood.
Family And Friends Of 'School Of Rock' Actor Kevin Clark Call For Improved Bike Safety At Logan Square Intersection Where He Was KilledFamily, friends and neighbors ended a vigil in honor of Kevin Clark by making some noise for bike safety.
Family Of 'School Of Rock' Actor Kevin Clark Calls For Safety Improvements At Western And Logan, Where He Was Killed In Tragic Bicycle AccidentAfter onetime child actor Kevin Clark was struck and killed while biking home in Logan Square, his family is fighting to make the intersection where the tragedy happened safer in his name.
Man Shot In Jeep On Western Avenue On Near West Side, Goes On To Crash Into Other CarsA Jeep crashed into two other vehicles after a driver was shot on the Near West Side on Monday afternoon.