Four People Injured In Chicago Northwest Side Car Accident

A two-vehicle accident occurred on Chicago’s Northwest Side Friday evening, sending four people to the hospital. The accident occurred about 7:00 p.m. in the Edgebrook neighborhood, at the 6300 block of North Cicero Avenue, said Police News Affairs Officer Amina Greer. Preliminary reports said an elderly man failed to yield the right of way while making …

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Teen Pedestrian Killed In Lake Zurich IL Hit & Run Accident

Last night at around 9:15 p.m., a Hit & Run accident occurred in Lake Zurich, IL that has left one teenage girl dead and two injured. The incident happened on Church Street north of Jamie Lane, according to Lake Zurich police Cmdr. Kevin Finlon. Three female teens, two of whom are 18 and another who …

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Northbrook Illinois Bicycling Accident At Willow Road and Shermer

A bicyclist was hit today by a semi-trailer truck in Northbrook, Illinois at the corner of Shermer and Willow Roads. Deborah Ehrlich, 50, of Northbrook, was bicycling at just before 10 a.m. when the accident occurred.  She was said to be wearing a helmet at the time of the accident. According to Northbrook Deputy Fire …

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Illinois 2010 DUI Arrest Statistics By City and County Police Departments

On June 21 The Alliance Against Intoxicated Motorists of Schaumburg, Illinois published their 21st Annual DUI Arrest Survey. (pdf) The survey covers DUI arrests for the year 2010.  Nearly 700 Illinois police agencies were surveyed and 74% responded. A few notable excerpts from the Press Release: For the fourth consecutive year, the Rockford Police Department is first …

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Fatal Car Accident In Evanston Illinois Kills Resident

Octavio Garcia-Martinez, 27, an Evanston, Illinois resident, was killed at approximately 7:00 a.m. Sunday after his car, a 2003 Nissan Altima, struck a tree.  Both him and a passenger were ejected from the car.  Police say it appears as if neither the driver nor the passenger were wearing seat belts. According to Evanston Police, the …

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