In West Pullman, Illinois, a person was ejected from a car that crashed into a tree when fleeing from the police. The man driving the vehicle was charged with reckless homicide, aggravated fleeing and additional crimes that were in conjunction to the attempted escape that happened on April 10. The 23-year-old who was ejected died from trauma. The death is under investigation.
The fatal car accident happened at the 12300 block of South State Street. Leading up to the fatal accident, the 2009 Volkswagen Passat collided with another car that injured two of its occupants. This information came from police records.