Man charged with DUI in Chicago auto accident

by fst | February 9th, 2009

February 3, 2009

The Chicago Sun Times reports that a man has been charged with driving under the influence after hitting three teens with his vehicle and then crashing into another vehicle.

Police report that the driver of a 1990 Ford Thunderbird was headed west on Galena Blvd. at a high rate of speed, when he ran a stop sign causing the Illinois auto accident. The vehicle then drove off the road and hit three teens who were standing on the street corner.

The vehicle then hit a pickup truck parked in a driveway. The driver then attempted to flee on foot from the scene of the Chicago auto accident.

The three teens were taken to a local hospital following the Chicago car accident. They are being treated for non-life threatening injuries.

The driver was charged with an aggravated DUI along with several other charges in this Chicago auto accident.

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