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Woman killed in suburban Chicago car crash

An Illinois auto accident has caused the death of a woman from Tinley Park, according to the Chicago Breaking News Center. The Chicago area motor vehicle accident took place on Wednesday in the 18800 block of South Oak Park Avenue. Details as to what caused the crash of not been reported.

The woman, age 30, who resides in the 16800 block of S. Cicero Ave. passed away around 8 PM on Thursday at Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, according to the Cook County medical examiner’s office. An autopsy was scheduled to take place on Friday morning.

It has not been reported if a Chicago injury lawyer is involved in the case yet.

In other Illinois accident news, SJ-R.com is reporting that 15 people were injured in a downstate bus versus semi truck accident on Interstate 55 in Montgomery County early Wednesday morning. The bus driver, a 56-year-old Chicago man, was ticketed for failing to reduce the to avoid an accident. The bus driver and 13 passengers received medical treatment at St. Francis Hospital in Litchfield.

The Illinois State police are handling the investigation. They are reporting that the truck was merging onto Interstate 55 southbound when the bus hit the back of the trailer.