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Five hurt in Lawndale rollover crash

Updated: June 9, 2013 11:54AM



Five people were hurt when a vehicle clipped a parked car, then rolled over Saturday night in the West Side Lawndale neighborhood, Chicago Police said.

A 2001 Ford Explorer SUV was traveling east when it struck the rear of a parked 1998 GMC pickup truck and rolled over about 10 p.m. in the 4400 block of West Cermak Road, police said.

The 37-year-old male driver was extricated from the vehicle and taken in critical condition to Mount Sinai Hospital with a fractured arm and head injuries, police said.

Three others inside the SUV — all men ages 48, 37, 63 — were taken with minor injuries to John H. Stroger Jr. Hospital of Cook County and Mount Sinai, police said.

The 63-year-old male driver of the parked GMC was hospitalized at Stroger, police said.

The police Major Accident Investigation Unit is investigating.



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