Posts Tagged ‘Accident’
ADDISON, Ill. (AP) — A gun was accidentally discharged by a criminal justice instructor at Technology Center of DuPage during a class, striking a file cabinet and wall.
DECATUR, Ill. (AP) — Authorities say a 3-year-old boy was killed in Decatur when a pickup truck struck a group of pedestrians.
MARISSA, Ill. (AP) — A southwestern Illinois road has reopened after a fuel truck overturned and spilled 2,800 gallons of gasoline.
SWANSEA, Ill. (AP) — O’Fallon authorities are investigating a crash that left a 15-year-old pedestrian in serious condition after a police officer hit her with a city vehicle.
PLAINFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Emergency crews rescued a 12-year-old girl Friday after she fell through a grate and became trapped in a 10-foot hole outside a school in northeastern Illinois.
WHEELING, Ill. (AP) — An on-duty officer in a squad car has struck and killed a 20-year-old pedestrian in a northwestern Chicago suburb, Wheeling police said.
TAMAROA, Ill. (AP) — A Tamaroa man died when he fell 33 feet in a backyard zip-lining accident, Perry County authorities said.
GRANITE CITY, Ill. (AP) — Funeral services are set for a southwestern Illinois bicyclist who police say was hit and killed by a vehicle that fled the scene.
CHICAGO (AP) — A woman walking along a Chicago street with a friend was killed when she was struck by masonry that fell from a landmark church.