EAST HAZEL CREST, Ill. (STMW) – A man died Tuesday morning after a crash in south suburban East Hazel Crest.

Franklin Housen, 35, of the 3300 block of West 79th St., was involved in a crash at 171st and South Halsted streets in East Hazel Crest, according to the Cook County Medical Examiner’s office.

He was pronounced dead at 7:37 a.m. at Ingalls Memorial Hospital in Harvey, the medical examiner’s office said.

An autopsy is scheduled for Wednesday.

East Hazel Crest police are investigating, but nobody was available to comment Tuesday evening.

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