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Elderly man killed in Chicago auto accident

by fst | December 2nd, 2008

December 2, 2008

An elderly man was killed in a Chicago auto accident Sunday, according to the Chicago Tribune.

Police report that the man was crossing the street between two parked cars in front of his home when the Chicago car accident occurred. The Illinois auto accident happened in the 5700 block of South California Avenue in the Gage Park neighborhood.

The man was struck by a white 2002 Ford pickup truck. The driver of the truck, who caused the Chicago auto accident, was later issued multiple citations including, failure to report an accident and reckless driving.

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Motorist critically injured in Chicago auto accident

by fst | October 30th, 2008

October 28, 2008

A man was critically injured when his vehicle slammed into a semi-truck and became pinned underneath the vehicle, according to the Chicago Sun Times.

The Chicago auto accident happened at 3:25 am. The motorist was driving a Nissan Sentra at a high rate of speed down Cicero Avenue; the semi was turning onto Cicero Avenue when the car slammed into the truck.

Fire crews responded to the Chicago car accident and the driver of the car was taken to Christ Medical Center to be treated for critical injuries.

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The Chicago auto accident attorneys at Fleschner, Stark, Tanoos & Newlin can help if you have been injured in an Illinois car accident.

Man charged with DUI in Chicago auto accident

by fst | October 16th, 2008

October 16, 2008

A Chicago man was charged with DUI and drug possession after an Illinois auto accident that left 11 people injured, according to WBBM Newsradio.

The man was driving on Western Avenue when he hit several other vehicles headed in the same direction. He was charged with possession of a controlled substance, misdemeanor DUI, and cited for reckless driving and driving without insurance.

The Chicago auto accident involved eight vehicles and 11 people were sent to the hospital.  All but one of the injured persons were expected to be released by Thursday.

Police are considering seeking felony DUI charges in the Chicago car accident.

One killed in Chicago auto accident

by fst | October 9th, 2008

October 9, 2008

One man was killed when his vehicle crashed into a pole on the South Side of Chicago, reported the Chicago Sun Times.

The driver was traveling south on Lake Shore Drive when his vehicle veered off the road and hit a light pole causing the Chicago auto accident.

The driver of the vehicle was taken to the University of Chicago Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

A female passenger in the Illinois auto accident was taken to Northwest Memorial Hospital in critical condition.

The police are investigating the Chicago car accident. They do not know at this time what caused the vehicle to veer off the road.

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Two men injured in Chicago auto accident

by fst | September 18th, 2008

September 16, 2008

Two men were injured in an Illinois car accident according to The Chicago Tribune.

The driver involved in the Chicago auto accident was driving down the road when he struck a police car that was stopped on the side of the street.

The man driving the car was under the influence of alcohol in the Illinois car accident.

The officer in the parked car suffered minor Illinois car accident injuries and was taken to a local hospital.

One woman killed in Chicago auto accident

by fst | September 18th, 2008

September 18, 2008

A woman was killed Wednesday in an Illinois auto accident according to The Chicago Tribune.

The woman was driving erratically in the Chicago car accident when she lost control of her vehicle and rolled it over.

The woman suffered fatal Chicago auto accident injuries and was taken to a local hospital where she was later pronounced dead.

Two dead and twenty-one injured in Chicago truck accident

by fst | May 13th, 2008

May 13, 2008

According to The Springfield Journal and Register, a Michigan truck driver has been cited for negligent driving for a Chicago truck accident that killed two people and left twenty-one people injured.

The Chicago truck accident occurred when the driver drove his semi-trailer into a Chicago Transit Authority elevated train station. The truck driver was briefly hospitalized following the Illinois auto accident.

The two women were killed, and most of the twenty-one injured were in the bus shelter underneath the train when the Chicago truck accident happened.

Police are still examining footage captured by a CTA surveillance camera to determine what events led to the Chicago truck accident.

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Four police officers injured in Chicago auto accident

by fst | April 10th, 2008

April 10, 2008

An Illinois police chase ended in a Chicago auto accident that injured four police officers.

The police officers were pursuing four possibly armed men in a Crown Victoria when the Chicago auto accident occurred. According to The Chicago Sun Times, the Illinois police officers rammed their police vehicle into the Crown Victoria to end the car chase.

The four men in the vehicle were arrested, while the four police officers were taken to Mercy Hospital and Medical Center and treated for non-life-threatening injuries.

Detectives are still investigating the Chicago auto accident.

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Chicago auto accident injures three, including two paramedics

by fst | January 25th, 2008

January 25, 2008

The Chicago Tribune reported that two paramedics suffered Illinois auto accident injuries Friday when their ambulance collided with another vehicle.

The Chicago car accident happened when the ambulance was responding to an emergency call about 9:20 a.m. The auto accident victims were taken to a local hospital to be treated for their injuries.

The driver of the other vehicle was also treated for his auto accident injuries at a local hospital. The ambulance was not carrying a patient at the time of the collision.