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Deadly Pedestrian Accident in Calumet City

Sergio Romero, a 61-year-old man, was killed after being hit by two vehicles on Monday evening in south suburban Calumet City. After being struck by the second vehicle, Romero was transported to ...
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Woman Fatally Struck in Lisle

Brandeis C. DeBroeck, 26, of Lisle, was taken to Edward Hospital in Naperville, after being fatally struck by a vehicle Friday evening in west suburban Lisle. Witnesses said a woman was walking across ...
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Fatal Crash on I-294 Kills Tollway Worker

A 48-year-old maintenance worker at the tollway on I-294 at about 127 th and Cicero Ave. was struck by a semi and killed. On September 18, at about 12:30 p.m. a tollway worker was getting back into ...
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Teen Death and Injuries after Pace Bus Crash

The suburb of Dolton saw tragedy Friday night after a stolen car struck a Pace bus. Police of the Dolton area responded to the scene around 10:30 p.m. the night of the crash, and according to police, ...
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Tips for Preventing Drunk Driving Accidents in Your Community This Holiday

As December progresses and 2016 draws to a close, Americans everywhere are preparing for end-of-the-year celebrations. While this can be a joyous time, it can also be one of the most dangerous times ...
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Compensation for Pain & Suffering in a Car Accident Claim

Following a car accident of essentially any magnitude, the non-liable driver will probably want to sue the other driver for a variety of different damages. Initial medical bills, of course, must be ...
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Elevated Stress Levels Could Increase Your Risk of a Car Accident

We have all heard that stress can be detrimental to our health and increase our risk of developing various medical conditions and disorders. But did you know that stress can also increase your risk of ...
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Pokémon Go Accidents: Beware of Distracted Drivers and Pedestrians

Ever since the July 2016 release of the smartphone application Pokémon Go, millions of people around the world have downloaded the free-to-play game and begun their own real-life Pokémon ...
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What Constitutes Distracted Driving?

It is no secret that driving can be dangerous. Car accidents on the road have the potential for serious bodily injury and are the leading cause of fatalities among teenagers in the U.S. However, many ...
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Can I Use Headphones While Driving in Illinois?

Listening to music while driving has been common ever since auto manufacturers started including radios in their vehicles in the early 1930s. From music to audiobooks, drivers have long enjoyed ...
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Filing a Car Accident Claim for Compensation

The best drivers out on the roads of Illinois will still get into an accident at least once in their lives, according to statistics and history. To help keep car accidents somewhat uncomplicated and ...
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Who is Liable for an Uber Car Accident?

The increase in popularity of rideshare services such as Uber and Lyft has revolutionized transportation and considerably simplified the process of getting a ride. Despite the convenience of these ...
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Can I Get Compensated for Missing Work Because of a Car Accident?

Medical costs and vehicle repair bills after a car accident are sure to be expensive. Low speed collisions that cause minor to moderate injuries can still reach into the thousands for your full ...
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What You Need to Know After a Car Accident

In an ideal world, everyone who gets behind the wheel will be careful, safe, and considerate when they are on the road. That world has yet to be found, however, and even the best drivers out there can ...
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Steps to Take After a Car Accident

Hundreds of car accidents occur each day throughout the United States. Despite this high frequency, however, most drivers are unprepared when an accident does happen. This unpreparedness can lead to a ...
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