By CBS 2 Chicago Staff

CHICAGO (CBS)– A deadly roll-over crash closed the northbound side of Columbus Drive early Friday.

Police said a 73-year-old driver lost control of his vehicle and struck a planter box, just after 3 a.m.

The impact of the crash caused his SUV to flip over in the 1100 block of South Columbus, near Grant Park.

Despite efforts by rescue crews to save him, the man died at the scene.

CBS 2 Chicago Staff