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.
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.
October 30th, 2008|
October 30, 2008
The News-Gazette reported that four vehicles were involved in a chain reaction Champaign auto accident.
The Sheriff’s office reported that a woman was driving southbound when she drove into the back end of a pickup truck, causing the truck to hit the vehicle in front of it and that car hit a car in front of it.
The driver of the vehicle that caused the Champaign car accident was ticketed for failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident. She and the driver of the pickup truck were taken to a local hospital and later released.
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.
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.
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.
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.
September 11th, 2008|
September 11, 2008
A man was killed Sunday after an Illinois auto accident according to News Channel 8 WQAD.
The man was traveling down the road in the Illinois car accident and struck another vehicle.
The man driving the first car was pronounced dead at the scene of the Illinois car accident.
The man in the second car received life-threatening Illinois car accident injuries and is in critical condition at a local hospital.
The Illinois car accident is still under investigation.
March 25th, 2008|
March 25, 2008
Two survivors from a Decatur auto accident deal with the loss of loved ones and a slow recovery from spinal cord injuries. The two women were involved in a drunk driving accident involving two cars and a motorcycle. According to the Decatur Herald & Review, the suspected drunk driver and the survivors’ husband and friend, were both killed in the accident.
Both women also suffered severe head trauma along with Decatur spinal cord injuries as a result of the Illinois car accident. The wife of the possible drunk driving victim who died in the accident, is in a neck brace to heal her spinal fractures while the victim’s friend and passenger in the vehicle remains in a local hospital due to crushed and broken vertebrae that caused the Illinois spinal cord injury.
Other victims involved in the car accident also suffered from serious injuries, however, the two women were the only ones who suffered spinal cord injuries.
Illinois State Police are awaiting toxicology reports to determine if alcohol was a factor in the case.
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.