Machesney Park Consrtuction Accident Injured 3 Workers

Three Construction Workers Injured In Machesney Park Building Collapse Accident MACHESNEY PARK, ILLINOIS (May 20, 2024) – Three workers were injured after a building being constructed suddenly collapsed at a Machesney Park construction site. Winnebago County officials are saying that the accident took place on Monday. A building was under construction at a local manufacturing…

Worker Operating Skid Loader Injured In Paxton Grain Elevator Accident

Worker Sustained Leg Injury After Backing Into Auger At Paxton Grain Elevator PAXTON, ILLINOIS (May 7, 2024) – A worker operating a skid loader was injured in a Paxton grain elevator accident after backing into an auger. Ford County officials are saying that the incident took place on Monday. An employee for Ludlow Cooperative Grain…

Parkview Junior High School Closed For Asbestos Removal

Parkview Junior High School In Lawrence Closed on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday To Remove Asbestos In The School’s Boiler Room LAWRENCEVILLE, ILLINOIS – Parkview Junior High School was closed for three days in order to remove asbestos from the school’s boiler room. Lawrence County officials are saying that the incident was announced in a press…

Byron Connor Died In Chicago Electrocution Accident

Contractor Byron Connor Died In Chicago Electrocution Accident At Central Park Pumping Station In Homan Square CHICAGO, ILLINOIS (April 27, 2024) – A 63-year-old contractor identified as Byron Connor has tragically died after being electrocuted at the Central Park Pumping Station. Cook County officials are saying that the accident took place around 9:00 a.m. on…

Multiple Students Hospitalized In Gas Leak At St Clare Catholic School

25 Students Injured In Carbon Monoxide Accident During Morning Mass At St Clare Catholic School In O’Fallon O’FALLON, ILLINOIS (April 26, 2024) – Multiple students were hospitalized at St. Clare Catholic School in O’Fallon after a carbon monoxide leak at the school’s gymnasium. St. Clair County officials are saying that the incident took place in…

Cory Umgelder Died In Morris Industrial Accident At Narvick Cement Plant

Investigation Underway After Cement Plant Worker Cory Umgelder Died In Grundy County Industrial Accident At Narvick Cement Plant on Route 6 —> GoFundMe Created To Support Worker’s Family GRUNDY COUNTY, ILLINOIS (April 16, 2024) – A 44-year-old Odell worker identified as Cory Umgelder has tragically died in an industrial accident at the Narvick Cement Plant….

Shay Williams Injured In Quincy Manhole Accident

Quincy Mother Shay Williams Injured After Falling Into Manhole Before Her 5-Year-Old Son Helped Rescue Her QUINCY, ILLINOIS (March 27, 2024) – A woman identified as Shay Williams was injured after falling into a manhole while she was doing yard work. Adams County officials are saying that the incident took place last Thursday. Shay Williams…

Woman Died In Lockport Apartment Fire

Elderly Woman Died In Lockport Apartment Fire on Division Street LOCKPORT, ILLINOIS (March 1, 2024) – An elderly woman tragically died in a Lockport apartment fire at a building on the 1100 block of Division Street. Will County officials are saying that the incident began around 9:00 p.m. on Tuesday. Firefighters and paramedics were called…

One Person Injured In Elk Grove Village Fire At Industrial Park

Elk Grove Village Officials Investigating Warehouse Fire In Industrial Park Near O’Hare Airport By Pan Am Boulevard and United Lane ELK GROVE VILLAGE, ILLINOIS (February 25, 2023) –  One person was seriously injured at an Elk Grove Village warehouse fire by Pan Am Boulevard and United Lane. Elk Grove officials are saying that the incident…

Worker Injured In Industrial Accident At Galva Ethanol Plant

Henry County Officials Investigating Galva Industrial Accident At Big River Resources Ethanol Plant GALVA, ILLINOIS (February 24, 2024) – A male worker was seriously injured in a Galva industrial accident at the Big River Resources chemical plant on SE Second Street. Henry County officials are saying that the incident took place around 3:35 p.m. on…