Passenger Killed After Driver Runs A Red Light
Posted By Meyerkord & Meyerkord, LLC
A man is dead after a multiple-vehicle
accident involving a postal truck in Chicago’s West Garfield Park neighborhood.
According to Chicago police, an SUV ran a red light and struck a postal
truck at the 800 block of West Congress at approximately 3:20 a.m. on
Saturday. A 31-year-old passenger in the SUV was killed instantly and
pronounced deceased at the scene. Both drivers were also injured and were
treated at Stroger Hospital. Their condition is currently unknown but
their injuries are not life-threatening. The fatal accident is under police
scrutiny. It is unknown if alcohol played a role in the crash.
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