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
Mon, 07/13/2015 Pedestrian Accident 71-year-old woman killed in pedestrian collision with car in parking lot on North Milwaukee Avenue in Chicago, Illinois
Sat, 07/11/2015 Car Accident Dillan Harris, 10 months, killed on 62nd Street after struck by car leaving scene of shooting in Chicago, Illinois
Sun, 07/05/2015 Pedestrian Accident John Perry, 27, killed in pedestrian collision with hit-and-run driver on South Francisco on Southwest Side of Chicago, IL
Sat, 07/04/2015 Pedestrian Accident Two teen girls injured in pedestrian collision on Logan and Troy in Chicago, Illinois
Sat, 07/04/2015 Car Accident Three people seriously injured in three-vehicle crash involving cab at Madison and Wacker in Chicago, IL
Wed, 06/24/2015 Car Accident One person dead and two people seriously injured in car crash on Kennedy Expressway in Chicago, Illinois
Sat, 06/20/2015 Motorcycle Accident Egidijus Salcius, 25, killed in motorcycle collision on South Ashland Avenue on Lower West Side of Chicago, Illinois
Fri, 06/12/2015 Car Accident Mother and baby critically injured, man seriously injured after car is struck by Metra train near South Exchange Avenue in Chicago, IL
Thu, 06/11/2015 Car Accident Devon Steele, 19, killed, and two people critically injured in car crash into house on South Torrence Avenue in Chicago, Illinois
Tue, 06/02/2015 Bus Accident Aimee Coath, 51, killed, and nine people injured when CTA bus runs red light at North Michigan and East Lake in Chicago, Illinois
Sat, 05/23/2015 Pedestrian Accident Maria Gonzales, 5, killed in pedestrian collision with hit-and-run driver on South Mozart in Chicago, Illinois: police ask for public's help in finding suspect
Fri, 05/22/2015 Other Type of Accident Kyle Kirchhoff, 24, dies after falling from second-story catwalk during Chevelle concert at Aragon Ballroom in Chicago, Illinois
Mon, 05/18/2015 Pedestrian Accident Erroll D. Ellison, 62, dies in pedestrian collision with CTA bus on South Halsted in Canaryville neighborhood of Chicago, Illinois
Wed, 05/13/2015 Pedestrian Accident Woman seriously hurt after falling onto train tracks near North State Street in Chicago, IL
Sun, 05/10/2015 Pedestrian Accident Sandra D. Miller, 43, killed and another critically injured after being struck by a minivan on South Stony Island in Chicago, Illinois