“Wrong-Way Driver” Accident On Lake Shore Drive

Early this morning there was a “wrong-way driver” incident on Lake Shore Drive in Chicago. The “wrong-way” driving led to a car accident in which one person was injured.

The “wrong-way driver” is said to be a 28-year-old woman who was driving her Buick LaCrosse southbound in the northbound lanes of Lake Shore Drive. At about 4:10 a.m., she collided with an Oldsmobile Ciera that was traveling northbound.

The driver of the Ciera, only identified as a 42-year-old male, was taken to University of Chicago Medical Center in good condition.

Additional details and possible updates can be seen in a variety of media sources including the November 2 Chicago Sun-Times article titled “Motorist drives wrong way on Lake Shore Drive” as well as the November 2 Chicago Tribune article titled “Wrong-way driver crashes on Lake Shore Drive.”

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