Man charged in deadly CTA bus crash

February 21, 2012 9:50:47 AM PST
Charges have been filed in connection with a deadly weekend collision between a car and CTA bus on Chicago's South Side.

The driver of the car, 27-year-old Liefem Okundaya, faces DUI and other charges in Sunday morning's crash near 67th Street and Halsted.

Investigators say Okundaya veered in front of a southbound number 8 bus and hit it head on. A passenger inside the car was killed.

Okundaya was seriously injured.

None of the passengers on board the bus was hurt.

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