Woman, 88, dies after King Drive crash

Margaret Silas, 88, has been pronounced dead after being hospitalized in serious condition after a crash in the city's South Side last week.

Silas and her daughter, Geraldine Snell, were driving on King Drive near 75th when their Saturn was nearly T-boned by a car speeding away from police on Aug. 24, police said.

Snell's car was pushed into a truck being fixed by innocent bystander Willie Owens, 66, who was also killed.

An autopsy for Silas is scheduled for Monday.

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