There was a fatal car accident early Sunday morning (December 21, 2014) in Chicago’s South Loop.
Details on the crash – especially its causes – appear limited at this time.
Chicago Police arrived at the accident scene at 2:45 a.m., according to the Chicago Police Department. The single-vehicle accident happened in the 1200 block of South Clinton Street and involved a SUV that had struck a light post, after which the SUV caught fire.
Two of the three vehicle occupants – including a 42-year-old man – died at the accident scene, and a third person was taken to Stroger Hospital for treatment of accident injuries.
Additional details and possible updates concerning this fatal Chicago crash can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the December 21, 2014 Chicago Tribune article titled “South Loop crash leaves two dead, one hospitalized” as well as the December 21 dnainfo.com article titled “Police: 2 Dead, 1 Injured in South Loop Crash.”
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