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
Sat, 12/03/2022 Bus Accident Teen driver, bus driver, and officer all hurt when police car, sedan, and bus collide on North Central Avenue in Chicago, Illinois
Wed, 11/23/2022 Car Accident Two people killed and many injured in wrong-way collision on South Side of Chicago, Illinois
Sun, 11/20/2022 Car Accident Several hurt, including three with critical injuries after collision involving multiple vehicles on South Michigan Avenue in Chicago, Illinois
Sun, 10/23/2022 Pedestrian Accident 57-year-old man dies, three others hospitalized after car crashes into bus stop shelter near 79th Street and King Drive in Chicago, Illinois
Thu, 09/29/2022 Car Accident Dominga Flores, 55, killed in collision with stolen vehicle on South Kedzie Avenue in Lawndale area of Chicago, Illinois
Mon, 09/12/2022 Pedestrian Accident Eric Ray, 59, killed in hit-and-run pedestrian collision at 79th Street and MLK Drive in Chatham neighborhood of Chicago, Illinois
Sun, 09/11/2022 Car Accident Two people killed in wrong-way collision on North DuSable Lake Shore Drive on North Side of Chicago, Illinois
Sat, 09/03/2022 Car Accident Three people injured in collision when tow truck runs red light at North State and West Monroe in Chicago, Illinois
Sun, 08/14/2022 Pedestrian Accident Devonta Vivetter, 27, Donald Huey, 25, and Jaylen Ausley, 23, killed in hit-and-run pedestrian collision on South Jeffery Boulevard in South Shore neighborhood of Chicago, Illinois
Thu, 08/11/2022 Bicycle Accident One on bicycle dies after being hit by car that fled the scene on South Avenue L in Chicago, Illinois
Wed, 08/10/2022 Pedestrian Accident Taha Khan, 5, killed after being struck by 2 cars on Cicero Avenue in Chicago, Illinois
Sat, 08/06/2022 Bus Accident Party bus crashes into multiple vehicles on Broadway in Lakeview neighborhood of Chicago, Illinois
Fri, 08/05/2022 Truck Accident One pronounced dead after collision between car and semi-truck on I-294 in the southwest suburbs of Chicago, Illinois
Fri, 08/05/2022 Pedestrian Accident 14-year-old girl dies, three others hurt when car crash sends one vehicle into pedestrians at bus stop at 79th Street and Racine Avenue in Chicago, Illinois
Mon, 07/18/2022 Pedestrian Accident 43-year-old woman sustains head injury when struck by hit-and-run driver while walking bike in the intersection of Laramie Avenue and Addison Street in Chicago, Illinois