CHICAGO (STMW) — A man was killed in a two-vehicle crash in West Englewood early Friday, police said.
About 12:35 a.m., a 23-year-old man was driving a silver van south on Damen Avenue near 69th Street. The man didn’t stop at a red light and hit an SUV that was traveling west on 69th Street. The man driving the van hit a pole before stopping, police said.READ MORE: Carjacker Steals Car With Two Children Inside From South Shore Gas Station
He was taken to Holy Cross Hospital, where he later died, police said. The Cook County medical examiner’s office could not confirm the fatality early Friday.READ MORE: 2 Killed, 5 Wounded In Chicago Weekend Shootings
The driver of the SUV — a male whose age was not immediately knwon — was taken to Christ Medical Center, where his condition was stable, police said.
The Police Major Accidents Investigation Unit is investigating the crash.MORE NEWS: Celebrating Black History Makers: Liz Abunaw Is Working To Conquer Food Inequality With Forty Acres Fresh Market
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