3 Children Among 5 Injured In Lawndale Crash

Sun-Times Media Wire
September 11, 2019 - 7:15 am

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CHICAGO (WBBM NEWSRADIO) -- Five people, including three children, were injured Tuesday in a vehicle crash in Lawndale on the West Side.

A Honda Civic was westbound at about 4 p.m. in the 3400 block of West Ogden Avenue when it tried making a left turn on Homan Avenue, Chicago police said. It struck a Chevy Equinox traveling Eastbound on Ogden.

Two girls, 17 and 15, along with a 14-year-old boy who were in the Honda were taken to Stroger with injuries that were not life-threatening, police said. A 79-year-old man and a 74-year-old woman in the Chevy were taken to Mt. Sinai Hospital with injuries that were also not life-threatening.

The driver of the Honda was cited for driving without driver’s license and driving without insurance.

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