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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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Champaign man killed in a Springfield truck accident

by fst | April 24th, 2008

April 24, 2008

The Deputy Director for Vehicle Services in the Secretary of State’s office in Illinois was killed in a Springfield truck accident, according to The Springfield Journal-Register.

The Springfield truck accident occurred when the Champaign man crossed the centerline of a highway road and drove into the path of a tractor-trailer.

The driver of the tractor-trailer was unharmed in the Illinois truck accident.

The Champaign man was pronounced dead at the scene of the Springfield truck accident.