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
Fri, 05/08/2015 Other Type of Accident Michael Yates, 52, killed in luggage-hauler crash at Midway Airport in Chicago, Illinois
Fri, 05/08/2015 Motorcycle Accident One woman critically injured and two people injured in motorcycle crash with car on North Hoyne in Chicago, Illinois
Wed, 04/29/2015 Car Accident Enrique Moreno, 28, killed and two people injured in multi-vehicle car crash on Stevenson Expressway in Chicago, Illinois
Tue, 04/28/2015 Pedestrian Accident Jesus Valdez, 56, dead after being struck by van on North Broadway in uptown Chicago, IL
Sun, 04/26/2015 Pedestrian Accident Woman killed and two people injured in pedestrian collision at Lafayette Avenue and 87th Street in Chatham neighborhood of Chicago, Illinois
Thu, 04/23/2015 Distracted Driving Anne Brandt injured after being dragged when clothing caught in cab door at Michigan Avenue and Washington Street in Chicago, Illinois
Sat, 04/18/2015 Motorcycle Accident Victor Martinez-Fabela, 29, dead after crashing motorcycle on the Kennedy Expressway in Chicago, IL
Mon, 04/13/2015 Car Accident Linda Forbes, 59, dead after two-car crash at West 16th Street and South Morgan Street in Chicago, IL
Sun, 04/12/2015 Pedestrian Accident Brent Nelson, 53, killed and Shikita Woods, 35, sentenced in pedestrian crash on Garfield in Chicago, Illinois
Fri, 04/10/2015 Train Accident Lillian Kirkman-Bey, 56, struck, killed by Blue Line train at Irving Park stop in northwest Chicago, Illinois
Mon, 04/06/2015 Bicycle Accident Michael Joseph, 59, killed in hit-and-run bicycle crash on West 74th Street in West Englewood neighborhood of Chicago, Illinois
Fri, 04/03/2015 Bicycle Accident Ricardo Capistran critically injured in bicycle crash with hit-and-run driver on North Talman in Logan Square neighborhood of Chicago, Illinois
Sun, 03/29/2015 Car Accident Sonia Vargas, 23, and Kiarah Lazo, 23, killed in car accident on South Damen Avenue in Chicago, Illinois
Sat, 03/28/2015 Car Accident Zohra Hussain, 51, dead after car drives off the Cline Bridge while following GPS navigation in Chicago, Illinois
Tue, 03/24/2015 Pedestrian Accident 26-year-old man in serious condition after being struck by a semi on North York Road in Chicago, Illinois