DUI arrest in Kennedy crash, 1 dead

July 30, 2012 5:57:50 AM PDT
Illinois State Police say alcohol was a factor in a crash that killed one woman and injured seven other people on the Kennedy Expressway early Sunday morning.

Police say the driver of a car with five occupants lost control of the vehicle in the outbound lanes of the Kennedy at Armitage Avenue around 4:30 a.m.

The car struck a concrete wall then crossed back into traffic and struck two vans.

A 23-year-old woman who was a passenger in the car died.

The driver of the car was arrested for driving under the influence.