Two people died and several more were injured after a large branch fell on spectators during a fireworks show in Rock Island

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17 July 2018
Two people died and several more were injured after a large branch fell on spectators during a fireworks show in Rock Island
A woman was found dead near the Chicago River in Goose Island Thursday morning. The woman was found at about 6:35 a.m. with a bag around her head in the 800 block of West Evergreen Avenue
Two people were critically injured by a lightning strike as people gathered for a Fourth of July fireworks show in northern Illinois and another person was hit by lightning after Chicago's fireworks
Three Chicago Police officers were being treated for minor smoke inhalation after responding to an apartment fire Wednesday night in the Hermosa neighborhood on the Northwest Side
A man managed to escape his burning car after a hit-and-run crash on Chicago's Southwest Side early Thursday morning, with the help of a bystander who saw it all happen.
A man was shot in the head early Thursday in the Englewood neighborhood on the South Side. The 26-year-old was sitting on a front porch when a male walked up to him and fired shots about 3:50 a.m. in the 5500 block of South Carpenter, according to Chicago Police.
One person was struck on Thursday morning on the Poplar Street Bridge.
Male shot in the head 5523 S Carpenter
Male shot in the left leg 6803 S Ashland
A man was struck by a vehicle while standing on a sidewalk Wednesday night in the Albany Park neighborhood on the Northwest Side. The 36-year-old was hit by a 2009 Scion driven by a 29-year-old woman who lost control of the vehicle as she was turning left about 8:45 p.m. in the 4000 block of West Lawrence, according to Chicago Police
A man was found shot in the neck Wednesday night in the Humboldt Park neighborhood on the Northwest Side. Officers responded to a call of a person shot and found the 24-year-old man on the front porch of a residence about 11:30 p.m. in the 1000 block of North Ridgeway, according to Chicago Police.
A man shot while watching fireworks Wednesday evening in the Belmont Central neighborhood on the northwest side. The 34-year-old was sitting on the sidewalk in front of a building watching fireworks when he felt pain in his knee and realized he’d been shot about 9:50 p.m. in the 2300 block of North Mobile, according to Chicago Police
Authorities identify the man shot to death Tuesday by Chicago Police officers in a West Garfield Park neighborhood alley
Westmont apartment building fire. One person was rescued from the fire and taken to a local hospital. The person's condition is unknown.
Chicago police officers exchanged gunfire with a man on the West Side Wednesday morning. Police said they spotted a man with a gun and pursued him on foot in the 900-block of North Massasoit Avenue at about 2:40 a.m.
Three police officers were wounded in South Elgin Tuesday night and the man who police said fired the shots has died, police said.
An officer shot and killed a man who wounded three police officers when he fired at them during a four-hour standoff in South Elgin late Tuesday and early Wednesday
A man was seriously wounded early Wednesday in a shooting in the Back of the Yards neighborhood on the South Side. The 24-year-old was sitting in his parked vehicle when someone he didn’t know got out of a black SUV and fired shots about 2:55 a.m. in the 5200 block of South Ashland, according to Chicago Police.
A man was shot in the back early Wednesday in an apparent domestic incident the Belmont Central neighborhood on the Northwest Side. The 50-year-old was arguing with someone he knew when they took out a handgun and fired shots at 12:43 a.m. in the 2600 block of North Major, according to Chicago Police
A woman was wounded in a shooting early Wednesday in the West Garfield Park neighborhood on the West Side. The 30-year-old was standing outside when she heard shots and realized she had been shot in the leg at 1:14 a.m. in the 300 block of South Kilpatrick, according to Chicago Police.
5628 N Jersey armed carjacking 3 males 15-16yo took a white '13 Camry
2249 N Lincoln 4 males fighting in the street
A foot chase from Chicago/Orleans, in custody, he ran from a car at the gas station
A man was shot and seriously wounded Tuesday evening in the South Side Roseland neighborhood. The 25-year-old was standing about 6:45 p.m. in the 10700 block of South Lowe when he heard gunfire and realized he’d been struck in the arm, according to Chicago Police.
4159 W Byron Caller was pistol whipped and robbed of phone by 2 males
A man was shot to death by Chicago Police officers Tuesday evening in an alley in the West Garfield Park neighborhood, police said. About 8 p.m., two officers responding to a call of a person with a gun in the 4700 block of West Fulton saw the man run toward the intersection of Wayman Street and Cicero Avenue and gave chase, according to Chicago Police
A fire broke out Tuesday evening in the city’s West Ridge neighborhood. fire broke out on the 6200 block of North California Avenue around 7 p.m. Firefighters were quick to respond. The street was shut down as fire crews extinguished the flames at the apartment building.
The owner of a business shot two men Tuesday night during an attempted armed robbery in the South Side Englewood neighborhood. The men, ages 21 and 29, walked into the store about 7:05 p.m. in the 300 block of West 75th Street and pulled out weapons in an effort to rob it, according to Chicago Police. The business owner then shot both men
3820 N Cicero A black Malibu was stolen from the auto shop, it may have damage as they took out a fence leaving
A motorcyclist and his passenger were seriously injured in a crash in west suburban Naperville. The crash near the intersection of 75th Street and Modaff Road, according to Naperville police.
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