Fatal Posen Car Crash

There was a car crash early Thursday morning (December 15, 2016) in Posen.  The accident resulted in the death of three women occupants, as well as the driver and another woman occupant being injured.

According to the Posen Police Department, the crash happened at approximately 3:00 a.m., in the 14300 block of Harrison Avenue, which is in a residential area.

At that time, a black BMW crashed into multiple parked cars, causing heavy damage.

During the collision, four women were ejected from the car.  The driver was not ejected.

An excerpt from the December 15, 2016 Chicago Tribune article titled “3 female passengers killed, 2 people injured in Posen crash, police say,” mentioning Posen Police Chief Doug Hoglund:

Hoglund said he believes speed and alcohol contributed to the crash…

Accident reconstruction is being conducted and the crash otherwise remains under investigation by the Posen Police Department.

Additional details and possible updates concerning this fatal car crash can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the Chicago Tribune article mentioned above, as well as the December 15 Chicago Sun-Times article titled “3 killed in Posen crash.”


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