Man critically injured in West Lawn crash, police say

Wednesday, June 17, 2020
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CHICAGO (WLS) -- A person was critically injured in a vehicle crash Tuesday in West Lawn on the Southwest Side, according to police.

According to Chicago police, around 11:05 p.m., a 36-year-old man was driving a white Dodge van south on Pulaski Road when he crashed into a gray sedan that had just turned north from 63rd Street.

The driver of the van was taken to Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn in fair condition with a broken leg and a fractured ankle, police said.

The driver of the sedan, identified as a 33-year-old man, was taken to the same hospital in critical condition.

The cause of the crash is under investigation.

No further details were immediately available.