CHICAGO (CBS) — A crash that appeared to be head-on sent six people to hospitals early Sunday near the East Hyde Park neighborhood on the South Side.
A 2008 Volkswagen Pasat was traveling south about 2:20 a.m. when it struck a Chevy Cruze in the 5900 block of South Lake Shore Drive, according to Chicago Police.READ MORE: COVID-19 In Illinois: Infection Rate Continues To Drop; State Reports Fewest Hospitalizations In More Than 6 Weeks
The Volkswagen rolled onto its side, police said. A man and woman in the Volkswagen were taken to Northwestern Memorial Hospital, where their conditions stabilized.
Three men and a woman who were in the Chevy were taken to Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn and Stroger Hospital, police said. Their conditions were also stabilized.READ MORE: Stimulus Check Latest: Is A Fourth Relief Payment Coming?
The crash appeared to be head-on, but police couldn’t confirm that detail as the Major Accidents Unit investigated the scene.
All southbound Lake Shore lanes were shut down after the crash but had reopened before 6 a.m.MORE NEWS: CFD Honors Paramedic Robert Truevillian, Who Died Of COVID, By Placing Badge On Memorial Wall
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