Just after 9 a.m. Thursday in Henderson County, a 2002 Dodge Intrepid driven by 23-year-old Samuel Anthony Brown was westbound on Highway 34 at the same time a 1999 Ford Ranger pickup truck driven by 85-year-old Robert Alden Kemp, was eastbound on the highway.
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A 54-year-old man from Erie was traveling east bound on 206th North crossing route 84 when he was hit by a southbound 2006 Pontiac driven by a 28-year-old man from Fulton.
A 26-year-old man was crossing North York Road at around 3:30 a.m. when he was struck by a semi-truck that didn't stop. He suffered serious injuries and was taken to a local hospital in critical condition.
At around 8:15 a.m., the Illinois State Police Executive Protection Unit officers were involved in a routine movement of Governer Rauner when one of the vehicles in the motorcade was involved in a traffic accident.
Five people have been reportedly injured after a three-vehicle collision Sunday morning on Bishop Ford Freeway. When all three vehicles crashed, one of the cars overturned near 119th Street. One person is in critical condition while the others are in serious condition.
Two people are facing DUI charges after a traffic collision resulted in the death of a pedestrian Friday night in Joliet.
A man was riding on I-55 when his car became engulfed in flames for as of yet unknown reasons. The man got out of the burning car and attempted to flee by running through traffic, but was struck by another vehicle.
One person was killed when an Amtrak passenger train collided with a pickup truck in Alton, Illinois, at around 9:30 Sunday morning. The controlled crossing includes gates, bells and warning lights. Witnesses reported seeing the truck driver go around the warning gates.
Jazzalyn Fontanez was crossing Halsted with a load of dirty laundry she was carrying to a laudramat down the street when she was struck by a fast moving car. The car did not stop to render aid, and the impact threw Fontanez at least a half block away. She was rushed to John H.
Manuel Hernandez was driving a semi-truck eastbound on Interstate 80 when he reached for an object on the floorboard just as another truck was entering the interstate from Illinois 78. Hernandez was not able to avoid hitting the semi in front of him.
It was just before 7:00pm when the Sheriff's Office received report of an overturned vehicle on West Stagecoach Trail. Responders arrived to discover that one person, the driver of the vehicle, was dead. No one else was in the vehicle at the time.
Just before 6 p.m. Tuesday, a car collided with a semi-truck in foggy conditions on Route 38 and Dement Road near Rochelle. Six people were in the car at the time of the crash, and two died as a result of their injuries. The truck driver was unhurt.
A 16-year-old male was driving on N. Badger Road at around 2:30 p.m. when his vehicle hit debris in the road and he lost control. The vehicle left the road and struck a tree.
Elizabeth Peralta-Luna was crossing a street with her two children, Elizabeth and Dylan, when a semi-truck driven by 23-year-old Zachary Barngrover hit them, killing all thee. Barngrover was making a left turn on a green light and apparently did not see Peralta-Luna and her family.
Musgraves was traveling north on Illinois 145 when her vehicle lost traction on a patch of ice, departed the roadway, and rolled. By 6:00am, she was pronounced dead by the coroner's office.
Amanda Williams, 19, from Woodstock, was killed when she drove into a Metra train Wednesday evening.
The school bus driver had finished her route and was traveling with three of her own children onboard the bus. The accident occured at about 3:08 p.m., and the children's injuris do not appear to be serious.
According to initial reports, a 26-year-old woman is dead after an early Sunday morning crash in the Avondale neighborhood on Chicago's Northwest side.
Two people are dead after a single-vehicle crash in the Chicago suburb of Elgin that occured early Saturday. The accident happened shortly after midnight on the 1100 block of Forest Drive, when a vehicle carrying three people left the roadway and crashed into a tree.
A 5-year-old girl died and her father and another person were injured Friday in a three-car collision in Pingree Grove.
A collision between a school bus and a car at about 8:00am left ten students on the bus with minor injuries, as well as one person trapped in the car. Injuries were reported to be minor. This crash remains under investigation; check back for updates.
According to Winnebago County Sheriff’s Sgt. Anthony Miceli, the accident involved a 24-year-old male driving a red Mazda sports car, identified as Michael Freeman, and a 33-year-old woman driving a Ford Taurus, identified as Chamicwa Black.
A pickup truck rolled over in the Morgan Park neighborhood on the Far South Side, killing one man on Saturday. Preliminary information from police indicates that at about 12:45 a.m., the truck lost control, struck a light pole, then flipped over in the 1100 block of West 111th Street.
A driver was arrested Saturday night after his car struck two men crossing the street, killing them both, in the Humboldt Park neighborhood on the West Side. The men, whose ages are not yet known, were crossing the street at a crosswalk at about 10:10 p.m.
A man died and five other people were injured in an alcohol-related wrong-way collision early Sunday morning on the Eisenhower Expressway near Forest Park. A wrong-way driver’s van and two other vehicles collided at 4:40 a.m. on I-290 at the Des Plaines exit.