Man Found Shot In Face After Crash In ElmhurstOfficers responded to the crash about 2:13 p.m. near York Road and Diversey Avenue and found the man shot in the face.
$5.9M Settlement For Widow Of Worker Killed By Truck in 2011Daniel Green, 38, was struck by a semi truck while working in an IDOT construction zone on Sept. 12, 2011, according to Green’s widow’s attorneys.
Flooding Slowly Recedes Amid Dry Conditions TuesdayThe rain might have stopped falling hours ago, but most of the Chicago area remained under a flood warning Tuesday morning, with many streets still covered in water from a series of storms that dropped nearly 5 inches of water in some suburbs.
Police Seek Driver Of Semi That Struck Pedestrian In ElmhurstThe victim, a 26-year-old man, was in the 700 block of North York Road about 3:30 a.m. when the semi struck him, according to Elmhurst police. He remains in critical condition.
Overpass On Irving Park Closed After Truckers Ignore Detour, Crash Into BridgeA half-mile stretch of Irving Park Road near O’Hare International Airport has been closed to all traffic after truckers repeatedly ignored warnings about a low bridge, and crashed into a railroad overpass.
Part Of Irving Park Road Closed After Trucks Hit Low Bridge Near O'HareThe Illinois Department of Transportation had set up a detour for trucks on Irving Park Road at York Road in Bensenville, warning them of a low bridge at the new railroad flyover, which opened Sunday. Several truckers ignored the detour signs, and tried to get under the bridge anyway, but hit it instead.