A man from Tinley Park, Illinois died Sunday night following a car accident on the Dan Ryan Expressway (I-94) in which the SUV which he was driving rolled over. The driver was identified as Paul Newman, 42.
An excerpt from the Chicago Sun-Times article of December 5 titled “Tinley Park man dies in rollover Dan Ryan crash” :
The crash happened about 7 p.m. on the southbound Dan Ryan Expressway (I-94) when the driver lost control of a 2001 Chevy Blazer in a rollover crash that ejected him from the vehicle, according to an Illinois State Police District Chicago master sergeant.
The article goes on to state according to the Cook County Medical Examiner’s Office, Newman was pronounced dead at 9:17 p.m. at Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn.
Newman was said to be the only person in the SUV; alcohol, according to the Illinois State Police master sergeant, was a factor in the crash.
Additional details and possible updates can be seen in a variety of media sources including the Chicago Sun-Times article mentioned above.
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