Father charged in crash that killed son; Franklin Jackson, 46, allegedly drunk on Dan Ryan Sunday night when 4-year-old died

December 25, 2013 3:28:39 PM PST
A Chicago father is jail charged in a drunk driving crash last weekend that killed his 4-year-old son.

Prosecutors say 46-year-old Franklin Jackson was drunk behind the wheel when he lost control of his SUV Sunday night on the Dan Ryan Expressway near 87th.

His son, Franklin Leon Jackson Jr. was not wearing a seat belt and was thrown from the vehicle.