1 Dead, 1 Hospitalized A Day After Fiery I-55 AccidentOne person is dead, and another was hospitalized with serious injuries Friday – a day after a fiery crash shut down northbound Interstate 55 near Wilmington.
Fiery Crash Snares I-55 South Of JolietA fiery crash shut down Interstate 55 south of Joliet during the Thursday afternoon rush.
Parts Of Will County Near Wilmington Being Evacuated Due To FloodingEmergency agencies are advising residents to evacuate the Phelan Acres subdivision in Wilmington due to rising water and ice moving through the Kankakee River.
Driver Charged After Car Crashes Through Window Of Bait Shop In WilmingtonSurveillance video from the building showed a car crashing through the front window. It had been going so fast, it went airborne, and cleared the front counter, before landing inside the shop.
Michael Jordan Meets With Victims Of Hurricane Florence, Surprises Boys And Girls Club KidsChicago Bulls legend Michael Jordan chose to give thanks this holiday by giving back to his hometown in North Carolina, meeting with victims of Hurricane Florence, and surprising kids at the Boys and Girls Club where he once played as a child.
Pastor's Son Accidentally Shoots, Kills Teen Cousin In WilmingtonThe boy was having a sleepover with his 17-year-old cousin, whose father is the pastor of the church, when they heard a noise they believed to be someone trying to break into the church, and went to investigate with a loaded gun.
Couple Launches GoFundMe Page To Reopen Wilmington Staple, 'Launching Pad' RestaurantA couple with a dream of sharing happiness with others has opened a GoFundMe page to help re-open a old staple in far southwest suburban Wilmington.
Woman Drowns In Kankakee River In WilmingtonElizabeth R. Larson, 35, was in an “inflatable water craft” that went over the dam in the Kankakee River, near Park Street and Barnes Drive.
Man Killed In Wilmington Rollover CrashOfficers responded about 1 a.m. to a report that a vehicle had left the roadway on Route 53 just south of Arsenal Road, according to police.
Man Dies After Falling Off Dirt Bike At Joliet MotorsportsKenneth Vandevelde was the driver of a motorized dirt bike in a race at Joliet Motorsports, and was seen falling off the bike.
First Rabid Bat Of Season Reported In WilmingtonThe first rabid bat of the year has been found in Will County, in a Wilmington couple's back yard.