There was a single-vehicle crash early Saturday morning (March 26, 2016) on the Dan Ryan Expressway. Various details regarding the crash appear to be limited at this time. The cause of the accident is currently undisclosed.
According to the Illinois State Police (ISP) the crash happened at approximately 2:20 a.m., in the southbound lanes of the Dan Ryan Expressway (Interstate 90/94) just south of 83rd Street. At that time, a car crashed into an embankment.
According to the Chicago Fire Department, two men in the vehicle, ages 28 and 23, were hurt during the accident and taken in critical to serious condition to Advocate Christ Medical Center for treatment of their accident injuries. Both accident injuries were considered to be non-life-threatening in nature.
The 23-year-old man was driving at the time of the crash. His injuries included elbow and eye injuries. The 28-year-old man suffered injuries to the leg.
Additional details and possible updates concerning this Dan Ryan Expressway crash can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the March 26, 2016 Chicago Tribune article titled “2 men hurt in crash on Dan Ryan Expressway” as well as the March 26 CBS Chicago article titled “Two Injured In Crash On Dan Ryan Expressway.”
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