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Three-Car Crash in Park Ridge Kills 1, Injures 2 Others

On Behalf of | Feb 12, 2016 | Car Accidents

A major car crash in Park Ridge, Illinois, on February 11, 2016, resulted in the death of 1 driver and injury to 2 others. The crash occurred at the intersection of Dee and Talcott Roads, near Maine South High School. A Des Plaines woman, 81, was southbound on Dee Road and making a left turn onto Talcott Road when a Chicago woman, 43, headed northbound on Dee Road, crashed into her. The Chicago woman then crashed into another car on westbound Talcott Road, injuring a Skokie woman, 47.

The Des Plaines woman began complaining of chest pains at the scene before being rushed to Advocate Lutheran General Hospital, where she became unresponsive and pronounced dead. The Chicago woman was taken to a local hospital complaining of leg pain, and the Skokie woman was examined at the scene before being released. Police are still investigating the crash to determine exactly how the crash occurred.

The embedded photo is courtesy of the Chicago Sun-Times.