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(McKinley Park) Car Accident Kills 1, Injures 2

Uriel Silva, 21, of the 2100 block of South Ashland Avenue, and his two passengers, traveling in a white Oldsmobile Delta 88 where involved in a crash around 5:20 AM in the McKinley Park neighborhood at the 3800 block of South Ashland Avenue.

After Silva’s car hit a median, the car spun and hit a viaduct pillar. The Chicago Fire Department was needed to remove Silva from the car.

Silva was pronounced dead at 6:15 AM at Stroger Hospital, said a Cook County Medical Examiner.

The two male passengers, age 24 and 31, where also taken to the hospital, but their conditions were not available.