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Auto-Pedestrian Accidents Archives

Crosswalk safety plan ready for action as Illinois spring breaks

Local government officials often respond to traffic safety concerns after a public outcry over injuries or deaths from auto or pedestrian accidents. At least one Cook County community is not waiting until a crash occurs to take action. Orland Park is stepping up enforcement of a state law that local residents complain village drivers are ignoring.

Illinois police arrest Waukegan teen for drag racing fatality

A Waukegan man is only a year older than the teenage pedestrian he allegedly hit and killed during a nighttime street race. Police north of Chicago tracked down and arrested an 18-year-old for the late March hit-and-run fatality.

2004 Winnetka traffic safety project finally set to begin

North Shore residents have spent the better part of a decade waiting for improvements to a troublesome Cook County intersection. New safety features will be installed at a Winnetka intersection by August with hopes of preventing needless vehicle and pedestrian accidents.

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  • Million Dollar Advocates Forum
  • Illinois State Bar Association
  • American Association For Justice