CHICAGO (CBS) — An Evanston man was killed and five other people were injured in a crash early Friday in north suburban North Chicago.
The crash happened at 1:58 a.m. on U.S. 41 north of Casimir Pulaski Drive, according to North Chicago police.READ MORE: Chaos In The Loop Leads To Shooting, Beatings; 21 Young People Arrested
Eric Britton, 39, of Evanston, was taken to Condell Medical Center in Libertyville, where he was pronounced dead, according to police and the Lake County coroner’s office. Preliminary autopsy results Friday morning determined he died from multiple traumatic injuries from the crash.READ MORE: Health Experts Say It's A Matter Of Time Before Omicron Variant Arrives In Illinois
Police said five other people were also taken to Condell Medical Center, but additional details were not provided.
All lanes of U.S. 41 were closed in the area after the crash, police said. The Major Crash Assistance Team is assisting North Chicago police with the investigation.MORE NEWS: Chicago Weather: Monday Brings Wind, Blast Of Cold Air
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