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, 09/05/2015 Car Accident Taxi passenger injured when cab strikes squad car on South State Street in Chicago, Illinois
Thu, 06/17/2021 Car Accident Man, 19, killed in single-vehicle crash on Lake Shore Drive in Chicago, Illinois
Wed, 02/23/2022 Car Accident Two people injured in collision on I-57 in South Side area of Chicago, Illinois
Fri, 12/11/2020 Car Accident One person killed and two injured in collision on Interstate 294 in Chicago, Illinois
Wed, 12/30/2015 Car Accident Two people killed in rollover car wreck on Tri-State Tollway in Chicago, Illinois
Mon, 04/14/2014 Car Accident Two people critically injured, two others seriously injured, all taken to hospitals, after a nine-car crash on the icy Dan Ryan Expressway on the south side of Chicago.
Sat, 10/11/2014 Car Accident Tremayne Bonds, 44, dies after severing arm in South Chicago car accident; 37 year-old driver, Dwayne Montgomery, arrested
Sun, 07/22/2018 Car Accident Two people killed in collision on South Morgan on South Side of Chicago, Illinois
Mon, 09/14/2015 Car Accident Five people injured in car crash into bus shelter at 47th and King Drive on South Side of Chicago, Illinois
Sun, 07/03/2016 Car Accident Barbara Pettis, 30, killed, several people injured, and Markus Spires, 29, charged in collision between van and tow truck on 78th Street in Gresham neighborhood of Chicago, Illinois
Fri, 06/18/2021 Car Accident Eight injured, including two in serious condition after three-vehicle collision at East 82nd Street and South Stony Island Avenue in Chicago, Illinois
Fri, 01/17/2014 Car Accident 5 seriously or critically injured after two car crash near Grant Park.
Mon, 02/28/2022 Car Accident Two children injured in collision at E. 87th Street and S. Constance Ave. on South Side of Chicago, Illinois
Tue, 08/01/2017 Car Accident Three people sustain injuries in crash during police chase on Eisenhower Expressway in Chicago, Illinois
Sat, 12/19/2020 Car Accident One person killed and one injured in single-vehicle crash on Stevenson Expressway in Chicago, Illinois