By CBS 2 Chicago Staff

CHICAGO (CBS) — A car fell off the Stevenson Expressway and landed on Cicero Avenue below early Sunday morning after its driver lost control.

Illinois State Police were called at 2:31 a.m. for the accident. A 34-year-old Maywood man had been driving on the Stevenson – which crosses above Cicero Avenue – when he lost control and went off the roadway to the left.

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The car crashed through a guardrail down onto the road below, coming to a final rest on Cicero Avenue beneath the expressway overpass, state police said.

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The driver was taken to an area hospital with serious injuries.

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Further information was not available.

CBS 2 Chicago Staff