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.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Warming Trend Continues, Rain Chances Persist
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.READ MORE: 3 Men Injured In River North Parking Garage Shooting, One Identified In Video As Rapper Lil Reese; Officer's Gun Also Accidentally Discharged
The driver was taken to an area hospital with serious injuries.MORE NEWS: At Least 31 People Wounded In Weekend Gun Violence In Chicago, 5 Killed
Further information was not available.