CHICAGO (CBS)– One person was killed and three people were injured in a four-vehicle crash on Lake Shore Drive at Monroe Drive early Wednesday morning.
According to police, a Chrysler 300 was driving north at a high speed on Lake Shore Drive near Monroe Street, when it lost control and struck a Toyota 4Runner which was also traveling north. The impact of the crash caused the Chrysler to slide sideways across all lanes into the southbound lanes.READ MORE: At Least 2 Killed, 17 Wounded In Weekend Shootings In Chicago
The Chrysler then struck a Nissan Altima and a GMC Yukon in the southbound lanes.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Storms Coming Sunday
The driver of the Chrysler was pronounced dead at Northwestern Memorial Hospital and the Chrysler passenger’s condition was stabilized at Stroger Hospital of COok County.MORE NEWS: 5 People, Including 2 Children, Injured In South Shore Apartment Fire
A female passenger in the GMC was taken to Stroger Hospital in critical condition. The GMC driver suffered only minor injuries. The drivers of the Toyota and Nissan were not hurt.