A 24-year-old woman was driving a Chevrolet west on the expressway near Torrence Avenue about 5:45 p.m. when she lost control of her car and veered across multiple lanes and struck the right guardrail, Illinois State Police said in a statement.
The female driver, who was the only occupant of one of the vehicles, was pronounced dead at the scene.
Gunshots erupted in a gas station parking lot Thursday in south suburban Lansing. Someone fired at a parked car 15 times.
A wrongful death lawsuit has been filed against a daycare in the south suburbs after a toddler died.