Two reportedly dead in SW Side crash

February 2, 2009 9:01:22 AM PST
At least two people are reported dead after a car crashed into a building on the Southwest Side early Monday.At about 3:15 a.m., a car crashed into a building at the intersection of West 47th Street and Western Avenue, according to police.

Three people were rushed to area hospitals. One person was pronounced dead at Holy Cross Hospital. The two others were taken to Mount Sinai Medical Center, police said, where one died. The third occupant was listed in critical condition.

Two people were initially reported to be unconscious on the scene, according to the Police Major Accident Investigation Unit.