Driver killed in Loop crash on West Van Buren - Fox 2 News Headlines

Driver killed in Loop crash on West Van Buren

Posted: Updated:
CHICAGO (Sun-Times Media Wire) -

A man was killed when his vehicle crashed into a support beam early Tuesday in the Loop.

The man was driving in the 0-100 block of West Van Buren Street about 3:35 a.m. when he struck a support beam, police News Affairs Officer Hector Alfaro said.

The 26-year-old man was taken to Northwestern Memorial Hospital, where was pronounced dead, Alfaro said.

The Cook County Medical Examiner's office confirmed the man's death but is not releasing any identifying information until next of kin are notified.

No other cars were involved in the crash and no one else was injured, Alfaro said.

The police Major Accident Investigation Unit is investigating.

Follow Us!

Share Your Photos & Video

Powered by WorldNow

WJBK-TV | Fox 2
16550 West Nine Mile Rd.
Southfield, MI 48075

Main Station: (248) 557-2000
Newsroom: (248) 552-5103

Didn't find what you were looking for?
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Fox Television Stations, Inc. and Worldnow. All Rights Reserved.
Privacy Policy | New Terms of Service What's new | Ad Choices