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Woman killed by a Chicago man driving under the influence

by fst | March 20th, 2008

March 20, 2008

A man in lost control of his sports utility vehicle on Highway 57 in a Chicago auto accident and rolled it over into the Interstate ditch.

The front seat passenger in the SUV, a twenty-two-year-old Illinois woman, was ejected from the vehicle and pronounced dead by the State Police later that night.

According to the Chicago Tribune, the driver, who caused the Chicago drunk driving accident, was under the influence of alcohol and cannabis. He was treated for non-life threatening injuries and faces several charges, including driving under the influence.

No other vehicles were involved in the fatal Illinois drunk driving accident.

Illinois drunk driving accident leaves one dead

by fst | December 28th, 2007

December 28, 2007

The News-Gazette reported that a woman was killed Thursday afternoon in a three-vehicle Illinois auto accident. A man who fled the scene was arrested later for drunk driving.

The Illinois car accident victim was pronounced dead at the scene at 1:30 p.m. She was hit from behind by a pickup truck driven by the man who was arrested on an Illinois DUI charge. The two vehicles sideswiped another car that was driving in the opposite direction.

The Illinois drunk driving victim died of multiple traumatic auto accident injuries.