There was a fatal car accident early Sunday morning (March 26, 2017) on Interstate 88 (I-88) in Oak Brook.
According to preliminary crash investigation information provided by the Illinois State Police (ISP), the crash happened at 2:17 a.m. when a driver of a 2003 Lincoln LS traveling eastbound on I-88, west of York Road, lost control of the car.
After the loss of vehicle control, the car hit a guardrail and then struck a 2002 Lincoln LS that was in the middle of the expressway.
An excerpt regarding accident injuries resulting from the crash, as seen in the March 26 Chicago Sun-Times article titled “1 dead, 3 injured in crash on I-88 in Oak Brook“:
A passenger in the silver Lincoln, a 23-year-old woman from Chicago, was pronounced dead at the scene, police said. The driver, a 22-year-old woman from Chicago, and two passengers from the car, 23-year-old Chicago women, were all taken to Good Samaritan Hospital in Downers Grove. During the crash, one of the passengers was ejected from the vehicle.
Additional details regarding this fatal DuPage County car crash can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the Chicago Sun-Times article mentioned above, as well as the March 26 Daily Herald article titled “Woman killed in crash on Interstate 88 in Oak Brook.”