One woman was killed and three others were injured in the crash of Lake Shore Drive in Douglas on the south side.
A red Mitsubishi was heading south at 4:27 a.m. at Block 3000 of the South Lake Shore when the driver lost control and hit a pole, according to Chicago Police.
Chicago Fire Department Cmdr. Frank Velez said four adults had been taken to hospitals, three of them in critical condition and one in good condition.
Police said a woman who was traveling in the car was pronounced dead. The Cook County Medical Examiner’s Office has not disclosed details of the death.
Police said the man in the car was taken to the University of Chicago Medical Center in critical condition.
Police said two other passengers, a 35-year-old man and a 27-year-old woman, were taken to the same hospital in reasonable condition.
District III and Major Trauma Unit investigators are investigating CPD.