By CBS 2 Chicago Staff

CHICAGO (CBS) — Two people were injured Tuesday when a speeding driver crashed into another vehicle on Ashland Avenue in the Auburn Gresham neighborhood.

Early in the afternoon, the 21-year-old man speeding as he drove north on Ashland Avenue, when he slammed head-on into a Jeep being driven by a 59-yearold woman.

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The driver of the Jeep and her passenger, a 56-year-old woman, were both taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn in good condition, police said.

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The passenger suffered injuries to her leg.

The driver who hit the Jeep got a ticket for speeding and for disregarding lane change.

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