CHESTER, Ill. (AP) — The Coast Guard said Thursday it was investigating what caused a towboat carrying 3,500 gallons of diesel fuel to sink in the Mississippi River near the southern Illinois city of Chester.
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STANFORD, Ill. (AP) — A central Illinois high school has opened a memorial garden for one of its graduates who was killed in a fighter jet crash during a U.S. Navy training exercise.
CHANNAHON, Ill. (AP) — The husband of a victim of a crash on Interstate 55 south of Chicago has filed a lawsuit against the driver of the truck that plowed into several slowly moving vehicles, killing five.
MANSFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Central Illinois authorities say a helicopter pilot has died after hitting power lines and crashing in a soybean field.
UPDATED 11:43am A 68-year old Oquawka man was injured when his home-made, single-seat aircraft took a short dive into a cornfield, about a mile south of Oquawka.
CHICAGO (AP) — Dozens gathered in Chicago to light candles in memory of those killed in the downing of a Malaysian Airlines jetliner over eastern Ukraine.
WAUKEGAN, Ill. (AP) — The Lake County coroner’s office says a Waukegan police officer killed in a crash last weekend had a blood-alcohol level more than 3 1/2 times the legal limit.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Authorities have released the identities of two people from central Illinois who died in a holiday weekend motorcycle crash.
One person is dead following a two-vehicle crash near Hannibal, Missouri, Thursday.
Galesburg Police were advised of a one-vehicle crash just before 9:45, Tuesday night.