Man charged with DUI in fatal Schaumburg crash

A man has been charged with aggravated DUI after a fatal crash in Schaumburg Wednesday night, police said.

Police said the three-vehicle crash occurred in the 500-block of Schaumburg Road at about 8:53 p.m. Police said a Mercedes was traveling west on Schaumburg Road when it rear-ended a Mazda minivan and also hit an Acura.

The Mercedes left the roadway and came to a stop in a grassy area on the north side of the street. Police said the driver of the Mercedes, 25-year-old Feroz Khan of Streamwood, was taken into custody by police near the scene of the crash.

The Mazda left the roadway after being rear-ended and struck a tree. The Mazda driver, 41-year-old Amando Chavez of Schaumburg, was transported to a hospital, where he later died.

The driver of the Acura suffered minor injuries and was transported to a hospital and later released.

Khan was charged with aggravated DUI drugs/causing death and driving under the influence of drugs, police said.
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