Fatal Car Collision In Chicago’s Calumet Heights Neighborhood

There was a fatal car collision in Chicago’s Calumet Heights (South Side) neighborhood Thursday (August 18, 2016) night.

According to Chicago Police, the crash happened at approximately 9:30 p.m., as a 61-year-old man was driving southbound on Stony Island Avenue.  At that time, his car was hit by a car traveling east on 94th Street that “ran a stop sign.”

The 61-year-old man was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.

The two men in the car that blew through the stop sign were also taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center for treatment of their crash injuries.  They were listed in serious condition, according to Chicago Police.  They were said to be in their 30s.

This fatal Chicago crash is being investigated by the Chicago Police Department’s Major Accident Investigation Unit.

Additional details and possible updates concerning this fatal Chicago car collision can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the August 19, 2016 Chicago Sun-Times article titled “Police:  1 killed, 2 injured in Calumet Heights crash” as well as the August 19 Chicago Tribune article titled “1 dead, 2 injured in South Side crash.”