HOMER -- It was an experience which not only changed his life, but put him on a mission to save millions of others.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- A Philo woman is sentenced to three-and-a-half years in jail after pleading guilty to reckless homicide.
URBANA -- A family's pet died in a house fire.
Latest: 4:11 pm, 4/8/14, Tuesday DOUGLAS COUNTY -- A fatal train accident has been ruled just that.
LINCOLN -- One person was killed after being hit by a train.
ILLINOIS -- This weekend, Illinois State Troopers are doing something for the first time.
CLEARWATER, FL -- An Illinois man is dead after his plane crashed in Florida.
Update: 3:46 pm COLES COUNTY -- The name of the man killed in an accident on I-57 Wednesday night has been released.
LIVINGSTON COUNTY -- A person is dead after being hit by a train just north of Pontiac.
ILLINOIS -- We've told you about the problem: distractions behind the wheel causing dozens of police officers to crash each year. Now, what's the solution?
BLOOMINGTON -- Autopsy results show a child was killed in a dog attack.
URBANA -- A three-car accident on I-74 East claimed the life of one woman.
Police were called to an accident on I-72 near Decatur Wednesday night.
URBANA -- A local man pleaded not guilty to two charges of DUI and one count of reckless homicide.
NATIONAL -- There's a voluntary recall for a baby monitor after the deaths of two children.
NEW MINDEN -- An area woman also had to dig out loved ones buried by debris.
BROOKPORT -- Three of six killed in the state during Sunday's storms lived here.
DANVILLE -- An elderly man, found dead in his home Monday, died from carbon monoxide poisoning.
PAXTON -- A man is charged with 2nd degree murder.
Update: 5:05 pm CHAMPAIGN -- Authorities say smoking materials may be to blame for a house fire.
Update: 12:31 pm CHAMPAIGN -- Officials say a fatal accident was due to a medical episode.
RANTOUL -- One woman was killed in a house fire in the 100-block of Letchworth Friday afternoon.
GILMAN -- A farming accident has left an Iroquois County man dead.
EFFINGHAM COUNTY -- One person was killed in a crash.
Update: 9:33 pm WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Police are still trying to sort out the dramatic moments of a police chase near the nation's Capitol.
BOLINGBROOK -- Two people are dead after a plane crash in Northern Illinois.
Update: 6:01 pm EDGAR COUNTY -- Family and friends mourn the loss of a pilot killed earlier this week.
CARLINVILLE -- State police hope a new sign on I-55 will help save more lives.
BLOOMINGTON -- Police and paramedics responded to the State Farm Corporate Headquarters Thursday morning.
VERMILION COUNTY -- One person was killed in an accident late Tuesday evening.
SPRINGFIELD -- The State Fair isn't just about corn-dogs and Ferris wheels.
DOUGLAS COUNTY -- A Champaign man is dead after being hit by a pickup truck while riding his bike.
EFFINGHAM COUNTY -- One man is dead after his ATV collided with a train.
SPRINGFIELD -- Police are investigating a double fatal automobile accident.
PETERSBURG -- A Decatur man is dead after an accident on Illinois 97.
COLES COUNTY -- A Hudson man was killed in an accident.
SIDNEY -- The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) spent Friday investigating Wednesday's fatal grain bin accident.
Latest: 2:43 pm
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- The names of people involved in this morning's fatal accident have been released.
SANGAMON COUNTY -- A 17-year old girl died at the hospital after a motorcycle accident.
SANGAMON COUNTY -- Illinois State Police are investigating a fatal accident.
SIDNEY -- People in town are in disbelief after a man falls to his death while working.
CHARLESTON -- Cyclists are heartbroken to hear about a fatal hit-and-run.
MCLEAN COUNTY -- A truck driver accused of hitting and killing a firefighter pleaded not guilty.
SPRINGFIELD -- Police say they're close to solving a murder.
Update: 7:49 pm
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- Police are investigating a fatal crash near Thomasboro.
Update: 11:57 am, 6/28/13, Friday
JACKSONVILLE -- The names of three people killed in a mobile home fire have been released.
CHICAGO -- A family finally gets some closure following a deadly accident in Champaign County.
DECATUR -- A man accused of driving off after hitting a toddler was in court Monday.
DECATUR -- Police released the name of the man accused of leaving the scene of a fatal hit-and-run.
CHRISTIAN COUNTY -- Police say a man walking in the middle of the road was hit and killed.