An Oak Lawn car accident left one man dead and two others injured last night. CBS News reports that the 24-year-old man ran his 2001 black Audi coupe into a house on the 10400 block of South Georgia Lane. Authorities say that the car was traveling at a high rate of speed at the time of the 10:40 p.m. Crash.
Oak Lawn police say that the Cook County Medical Examiners office pronounced the man dead on the scene.
The two male passengers in the car survived with non-life threatening injuries.
There were two people in the home at the time of the crash but they were uninjured. There was significant structural damage to the garage.
Another serious crash happened around 2 a.m. In north Suburban Niles this morning. Authorities say that the 36-year-old man was pronounced dead on the scene of this single-car accident. CBS News reports that the man hit a fixed object on the 8100 block of North Caldwell Avenue but it is unclear what that object was.