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Auto Accident In West Chicago Area, 1 Dead, 2 Injured

A car crash near West Chicago, Illinois has claimed the life of a St. Charles resident and injured two others, according to the Chicago Tribune. The car accident involved several vehicles Sunday morning in unincorporated DuPage County.

The Chicago area car crash occurred when Eric Clark, 29, crossed the center line as he was driving eastbound on North Avenue near Powis Road. Clark’s vehicle was hit by another car after it crossed over and when his car came to a stop, three other cars became involved in the collision. Clark died at the scene shortly after the accident.

Two other people
were injured and taken to were taken to Central DuPage Hospital in Winfield, Illinois. Their specific injuries have not been reported.

The accident closed North Avenue for two hours after the accident.