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Pregnant woman dead in car wreck near Stickney

Updated: March 23, 2013 7:18PM

An eight-months-pregnant Southwest Side woman is dead after her car hit a mailbox along northbound Central Avenue near 50th Street near Stickney Friday night, then spun and hit a metal post.Brittany Switak, 24, of the 6500 block of West 60th Place, was pronounced dead at Loyola University Medical Center in Maywood just beore 8:30 p.m. Friday, and her baby did not survive, according to the Cook County sheriff’s office and medical examiner’s office.

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