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7 hurt in four-car wreck on South Lake Shore Drive


Updated: June 22, 2013 10:19PM

Four adults and three children were hospitalized Saturday evening after a four-car wreck on South Lake Shore Drive.

It hapened just after 6 p.m. in the 1800 block of South Lake Shore Drive, according to fire officials.

They said two people were hospitalized in critical condition and five others were in serious condition.

A police spokesman said none of the injuries was believed to be life-threatening.

One child was taken to Lurie Children’s Hospital in critical condition, fire officials said, and two other children were taken to Northwestern Memorial Hospital in serious condition.

One adult was brought to Stroger Hospital in critical condition, according to the fire department, which said another adult was taken to Northwestern, and two more were taken to Rush University Medical Center, all in serious condition.

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