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, 04/03/2021 Car Accident 61-year-old man, allegedly impaired, and trooper sustain minor injuries after car rear-ends stopped police car on the Dan Ryan Expressway near 75th Street in Chicago, Illinois
Sat, 04/03/2021 Car Accident 31-year-old woman and male passenger in critical condition after woman allegedly runs stop sign, collides with other car in the Rosemoor neighborhood of Chicago, Illinois
Thu, 04/01/2021 Truck Accident William Collier, 4, killed and 27-year-old man seriously injured when car rear-ends stopped DOT truck on the Bishop Ford Expressway in Chicago, Illinois
Mon, 03/29/2021 Car Accident 51-year-old man, 24-year-old woman, and one other killed, three injured in wrong-way collision that ended with three cars on fire on the Eisenhower Expressway in Chicago, Illinois
Mon, 03/15/2021 Car Accident Four injured when vehicle collides with parked car, street sweeper catches fire, and gunshots are fired on North Cicero Avenue in Chicago, Illinois
Tue, 03/09/2021 Car Accident Two hospitalized when car crash into front porch, overturns on Wentworth Avenue near 102nd Street in Chicago, Illinois
Wed, 03/03/2021 Car Accident 86-year-old man and 56-year-old woman killed four others with minor injuries in high-speed collision at South Pulaski Road and 85th Street in Chicago, Illinois
Mon, 02/22/2021 Pedestrian Accident Pedestrian Lakisel Thomas, 43, killed in hit-and-run collision caused by driver fleeing police on South Racine in Chicago, Illinois
Mon, 02/22/2021 Pedestrian Accident Lakisel Thomas, 43, killed and driver Issac Wade, 20, arrested in pedestrian collision at 74th and Racine in Chicago, Illinois
Fri, 02/12/2021 Car Accident Bulmaro Gomes, 27, and Griselda Zavala, 22, killed when vehicle crashes on Stevenson Expressway, falling to road below in Chicago, Illinois
Tue, 02/09/2021 Car Accident Two people killed in crash on Dan Ryan Expressway in Chicago, Illinois
Wed, 01/20/2021 Car Accident Cire Robinson, 12, killed in crash on Cicero Avenue in Garfield Ridge neighborhood of Chicago, Illinois
Mon, 01/18/2021 Car Accident Several people injured in collision on Lake Shore Drive in Chicago, Illinois
Thu, 12/24/2020 Pedestrian Accident Pedestrians Araceli Gutierrez, 48, and Giovanne Bucio, 12, killed in hit-and-run collision at 55th Street and Kedzie Avenue 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