CHICAGO (STMW) — Five people are in critical condition after a car crash in the West Side Humboldt Park neighborhood, according to Fire Department officials.

The “multi-vehicle” crash happened just after 9 p.m. near North Homan Avenue and West Franklin Boulevard, according to Fire Media Affairs.

Five people were all taken to area hospitals in critical condition after the crash, Fire Media Affairs. Paramedics took three of them to John H. Stroger Jr. Hospital of Cook County and two of them to Mount Sinai Hospital.

(Source: Sun-Times Media Wire © Chicago Sun-Times 2013. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.)

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