Friday, March 29, 2013
Here is an item from the Village of Lisle Police Department blotter March 24.
Victor Chavez-Calderon, 33, of 211 Parker Avenue in West Chicago, was charged with driving on a suspended license at 7:29 p.m. Sunday, March 24 at Maple and Yackley avenues after a traffic accident with property damage, police said.
A North Aurora man is in custody after he led police on a car chase through downtown Naperville on Thursday, according to the Naperville Police Department.
Police said a North Aurora man is in custody after he led police on a car chase through downtown Naperville Thursday, hitting multiple vehicles and later fleeing officers on foot. Earlier: Car Wipes Out Multiple Vehicles in Downtown Naperville During Reported Police Chase Dwayne K. Smith, 21, of North Aurora, was arrested near Main Street and Aurora around 1 p.m. Thursday and faces numerous charges including two felony retail theft charges, reckless driving and resisting arrest, according to police. The pursuit began after police responded to a report of retail theft at Target, 1951 W. Jefferson Ave., around 12:40 p.m. Thursday. When police arrived to the store, the suspect's vehicle was seen traveling east on West Jefferson by another …
Thursday, March 28, 2013
A vehicle side-swiped three other cars causing considerable damage to them in the heart of downtown Naperville Thursday during a reported police pursuit.
A car side-swiped multiple vehicles causing considerable damage to them in the heart of downtown Naperville Thursday during a reported police pursuit, according to witnesses. Get news in your inbox. Sign up for the Patch newsletter. Like Naperville Patch on Facebook. Witnesses said a speeding vehicle traveling eastbound in the 100 block of West Jefferson Avenue side-swiped three vehicles in a row, which were traveling westbound Thursday afternoon about 1:30 p.m. After hitting the three cars, the vehicle reportedly turned southbound on South Main Street, where it was reported to have hit two other vehicles near Main and Aurora before being stopped by police, according to witnesses. The identity of the driver of the vehicle as well as the …
Tuesday, June 5, 2012
Three teenagers - two from Plainfield, one from Naperville - were killed when their car collided with a semi truck on Monday afternoon, Illinois State Police have confirmed.
Wednesday, January 11, 2012
Here's an item from the Village of Lisle Police Department blotter on Jan. 10.
- POLICE & FIRE
Wednesday, January 11, 2012
Lisle Police responded to a call about a disabled vehicle on the 600 block of Hitchcock Avenue at at approximately 11:09 p.m. on Jan. 4. Witnesses reported "that a parked vehicle had been struck by the vehicle that was now parked a few houses away." Police spoke with the owner of the second vehicle, Robert J. Decker, 43, of Downers Grove. After officers confirmed that Decker's vehicle had been involved in an incident, they administered a field sobriety test. Decker failed subsequent tests and was charged with driving under the influence of alcohol. Decker's car was towed from the area.
Monday, November 7, 2011
Salvatore J. Cacciato, of Lisle, was pronounced deceased following an accident with another motor vehicle attempting to leave the BenU parking lot.
UPDATED: Nov. 9, 2011, 12:17 p.m. Lisle Police Department Watch Cmdr. Randall Johnson said officers are still investigating the Oct. 31 crash, and no new information is available. To his knowledge, no charges have been filed. UPDATED: Nov. 7, 2011, 7 p.m. Lisle Police have yet to release any more information related to last week's fatal crash involving a motorcyclist and a car on College Road. The driver of the vehicle was likely a Benedictine student, according to a report from The Candor, the college's student newspaper. An eyewitness said Cacciato was not wearing a helmet. A memorial service for Cacciato, a 'Harley-Davidson enthusiast,' will take place on Nov. 18 at St. James the Apostle Catholic Church in Glen Ellyn, according to his…
Thursday, November 25, 2010
Jim Hrubik, a motorcyclist hit by a teen driver three months ago, has much to be grateful for.
- THE NEIGHBORHOOD FILES
- Autumn Geist
Thursday, November 25, 2010
Jim Hrubik loves to ride motorcycles. "I love riding. There is no other feeling like it. People don't realize what they take away from you when you can't after an accident," Hrubik said. On Aug. 26, Jim was riding home on his motorcycle. He followed Maple east, approaching the left turn lane to head south on Route 53. A 17-year-old female driver was turning left out of the strip mall parking lot that hosts Walgreens and Malloy's Finest, and with an opening in traffic, pulled out and struck Hrubik. The front tire of her SUV locked with the front tire of Hrubik's motorcycle. This collision caused him to propel forward, hitting his groin against the handlebars and disconnecting his pelvic arch. He recognizes that since he was not wearing a …
Wednesday, October 6, 2010
Police say man tried to run across the road when he was struck by two cars.
Updated: 10:15 a.m. A 29-year-old man was struck and killed Wednesday, Oct. 8 as he ran across Butterfield Road just west of Route 53. Downers Grove police said the man, Antonio Cirilo of Wheaton had tried to enter the PADS shelter at Peace Lutheran Church, 21W500 Butterfield Road. After he was denied entry for violating the rules, Cirilo became upset and ran across the road, said Sgt. David Bormann of the DGPD. Cirilo was struck by an eastbound car at approximately 7:21 p.m. The impact pushed the pedestrian into the path of a second car. Officers arrived at the scene at 7:23 p.m. and the man was pronounced dead at Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital in Downers Grove. Officers closed eastbound access to Butterfield Road at Route 53 and …