Complete Chicago, IL accident reports and news.


Accidents in Chicago result in serious injuries and deaths each year

After a Chicago crash, injured people and their families need resources and support. Regardless of the severity of the collision, the people involved are left to deal with injuries, medical bills, property damage, and insurance claims. When a Chicago accident is fatal, families are left to struggle with their grief and loss as best they can.

Learn more here about different types of Chicago accidents:

Chicago car accidents and legal resources;

Chicago pedestrian accidents and legal information;

Chicago motorcycle accidents and legal support;

Chicago bicycle accidents and legal resources;

Chicago truck accidents and legal information;

Chicago drunk-driving accidents and legal resources;

Chicago distracted-driving accidents and legal information.

Resources to help accident victims and their families after a Chicago wreck

Regardless of whether it is a car accident, pedestrian accident, motorcycle crash, bicycle collision, truck accident, or any other kind of injury accident, the following resources can be helpful for crash victims and their families and friends.

Major hospitals in Chicago include:

The University of Chicago Medicine;

Rush University Medical Center;

Swedish Covenant Hospital;

Weiss Memorial Hospital;

Mercy Hospital & Medical Center.

Personal injury lawyers offer a no-cost claim evaluation to help you.

Since there is no cost to speak with a lawyer, it is a good idea to learn more about your potential claim. Accident Data Center can help you by connecting you with our network of experienced injury lawyers who can provide you with information about your rights and options. Learn more here about how an experienced Chicago personal injury attorney will help.

Most recent accident reports

Date Type
Thu, 05/19/2022 Car Accident Four people injured in collision at West Addison Street and Kimball Avenue in Irving Park neighborhood of Chicago, Illinois
Sat, 05/14/2022 Car Accident One person killed when vehicle crashes off the Dan Ryan in Chicago, Illinois
Fri, 05/06/2022 Car Accident Lucas Camilo Noriega, 18, dies after crashing through enclosure, colliding with construction truck on the Kennedy Expressway in Chicago, Illinois
Fri, 05/06/2022 Pedestrian Accident Pedestrian pronounced dead after driver hits other vehicle, then pedestrian at Damen Avenue and Roosevelt Road in Chicago, Illinois
Wed, 05/04/2022 Bicycle Accident Nick Parlingayan, 23, killed in hit-and-run bicycle crash on North Milwaukee Avenue in Chicago, Illinois
Thu, 04/28/2022 Pedestrian Accident High schooler pronounced dead after being hit by train near Fullerton Avenue and Pulaski Road in Chicago, Illinois
Thu, 04/28/2022 Motorcycle Accident 35-year-old man on scooter dies after colliding with semi-truck at West Erie Street and North Cicero Avenue in Chicago, Illinois
Sun, 04/24/2022 Pedestrian Accident Jeana Nelson, 40, hit and killed by car while standing near her vehicle on I-57 in Chicago, Illinois
Sat, 04/23/2022 Motorcycle Accident Motorcyclist Taner Kapan, 25, dies after being struck by vehicle, the driver of which fled the scene on foot on Irving Park Road in Chicago, Illinois
Mon, 04/18/2022 Car Accident Three civilians, two officers hospitalized with minor injuries after rear-end collision on the Dan Ryan Expressway in Chicago, Illinois
Sat, 04/16/2022 Bicycle Accident Bicyclist critically injured, driver cited after car strikes bicycle and attempts to flee scene on West Madison Street in Chicago, Illinois
Sun, 04/10/2022 Car Accident Three people injured in collision involving DOT truck on Eisenhower Expressway in Chicago, Illinois
Wed, 04/06/2022 Other Type of Accident 22-year-old woman in critical condition after struck by debris falling from building on North Milwaukee Avenue in Wicker Park, Chicago, Illinois
Thu, 03/31/2022 Car Accident Vehicle strikes two poles on West North Avenue in West Town neighborhood of Chicago, Illinois
Sun, 03/20/2022 Car Accident Collision and subsequent shooting reported on West Washington Boulevard in South Austin neighborhood of Chicago, Illinois