There was a fatal automobile accident on the Stevenson Expressway early this morning. Details on the accident appear limited at this time; however, the vehicle involved ran into crash barrels on the median of the expressway. The accident happened on the Stevenson Expressway near Kedzie around 12:50 a.m.
The man involved has been identified as Alejandro Gonzalez-Luna, 37 of Chicago. He was pronounced dead at Mount Sinai Hospital about 1:40 a.m.
According to authorities, alcohol and driving speed may have been factors in the accident.
Additional details and possible updates can be seen in a variety of media sources including the March 17 Chicago Tribune article titled "37-year-old
dead in Stevenson Expressway crash" as well as the ABC7News story of March 17 titled "Driver killed in Stevenson Expressway crash near Kedzie."
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