1 dead, 3 critically injured in Eisenhower crash
February 24, 2013
A woman is dead and three others critically injured after a crash early Sunday on the Eisenhower Expressway.
The crash occurred at 5:47 a.m. in the eastbound lanes of I-290 near Kostner Avenue, Illinois State Police District Chicago Trooper Brian Walker said. The crash involved two vehicles.
A woman was pronounced dead upon arriving at John H. Stroger Jr. Hospital of Cook County, according to Fire Media.
Two other people were taken in critical condition to Stroger, Fire Media Affairs said. One person was taken in critical condition to Mount Sinai Hospital.
The left lane on the eastbound Eisenhower near Kostner Avenue was reopened about 10:10 a.m. and the other lanes were reopened at 11:45 a.m., ISP said.
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