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Six injured in Chicago car accident

In Chicago, Illinois 6 people were hurt in a car accident on Sunday, according to the Chicago Sun-Times. Two of the injured were children. The auto accident occurred around 2 am in the 8200 block of South Chicago Avenue on the Southeast Side. The driver of an SUV lost control and crashed.

There were no other vehicles involved in the accident. Occupants of the SUV were pinned in and 5 ambulances were sent to the scene. The Chicago Police Department handled the crash investigation.

The children, ages 9 and 10 were taken by ambulance to University of Chicago’s Comer Children’s Hospital. The driver was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn and a female passenger was taken to Jackson Park Hospital. Two others who were reportedly injured refused treatment.

In a single car accident, a passenger can make an injury claim against the driver’s auto insurance policy. This type of accident is not uncommon and our law firm handles these cases often.

Also see “Four hurt in early-morning car accident” at chicagobreakingnews.com.