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Monday, Jul 25, 2016 at 12:14 PM CDT

CTA Bus Hits 4 Pedestrians, Including 3 Children

CTA Bus Hits 4 Pedestrians, Including 3 Children

A Chicago Transit Authority bus accident hit four pedestrians, including three children, on the city's North Side Monday morning.

Monday, Jul 25, 2016 at 06:27 AM CDT

Tree on Tracks Halts Metra Electric Trains

Tree on Tracks Halts Metra Electric Trains

Metra Electric trains were halted in both directions Monday morning because a tree fell across the tracks in the West Pullman neighborhood on the Far South Side.

Tuesday, Jul 19, 2016 at 03:46 PM CDT

Wrong-Way Crash Kills 2 in Chicago's NW Suburbs

Wrong-Way Crash Kills 2 in Chicago's NW Suburbs

Two people were killed when a wrong-way driver slammed into another car Tuesday morning in northwest suburban Rolling Meadows, police said.

Monday, Jul 18, 2016 at 09:41 PM CDT

Woman Killed, 6 Injured in Expressway Crash in South Suburbs

Woman Killed, 6 Injured in Expressway Crash in South Suburbs

A woman was killed and six people — including five children — were injured in a crash on Interstate 80/94 in the south suburbs Monday evening, police said.

Monday, Jul 18, 2016 at 03:58 PM CDT

Indiana Part of 6-State Crackdown On Aggressive Driving

Indiana Part of 6-State Crackdown On Aggressive Driving

The Indiana State Police are participating in a six-state joint enforcement aimed at reducing crashes by curtailing aggressive and reckless driving.

Monday, Jul 18, 2016 at 03:20 PM CDT

Service Resumes on CTA Blue Line After Derailment

Service Resumes on CTA Blue Line After Derailment

CTA Blue Line trains are standing on the Near West Side after a derailment was reported Monday morning in the Illinois Medical District.

Monday, Jul 18, 2016 at 12:33 PM CDT

Wabash Avenue in Loop Closes Thursday for 10 Weeks

Wabash Avenue in Loop Closes Thursday for 10 Weeks

A one-block stretch of Wabash Avenue in the Loop will be closed for ten weeks starting Thursday morning for construction of a new CTA station.

Wednesday, Jul 13, 2016 at 04:36 PM CDT

Southwest Flight Diverted for 'Severe Turbulence'

Southwest Flight Diverted for 'Severe Turbulence'

A Southwest Airlines flight from Chicago was diverted on its way to Austin Wednesday following "severe turbulence" that one passenger said forced him out of seat at one point as the plane stabilized.

Tuesday, Jul 12, 2016 at 08:32 PM CDT

Metra Trains Halted Near Tinley Park After Pedestrian Struck

Metra Trains Halted Near Tinley Park After Pedestrian Struck

Inbound and outbound trains on Metra's Rock Island District line were halted near Tinley Park after a pedestrian was hit by a train, the transit agency said.

Tuesday, Jul 12, 2016 at 07:07 AM CDT

4 Injured in Multi-Vehicle Crash on Kennedy Expressway

4 Injured in Multi-Vehicle Crash on Kennedy Expressway

At least four people were injured when multiple vehicles collided on the inbound Kennedy Expressway Tuesday morning just before Ogden Avenue. NBC 5's Kye Martin has more.

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