Domestic dispute turns into car crash injuring 4 in Englewood

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Four people are injured after a domestic dispute led to a car chase and ended in a car accident in the Englewood neighborhood.

It happened at about 12:30 a.m. when a 23-year-old woman and her boyfriend were involved in a domestic dispute in the 7000 block of South Wolcott Avenue.

During the dispute, the woman left the scene in a Chevrolet van with two other woman, ages 18 and 22.

Her boyfriend followed behind her in another vehicle.

The 23-year-old woman blew through a stoplight at the intersection of West 69th and South Halsted streets and struck a Ford sedan that was traveling south on Halsted, police said.

The woman then hit two more parked cars, forcing her and the two other women in the car to be ejected from the van.

The 23-year-old was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn in “stable” condition, the other two women were both taken to John H. Stroger Jr. Hospital of Cook County with “non-life-threatening” injuries, police said.

The driver of the Ford sedan, a 52-year-old man, was taken to St. Bernard Hospital in “stable” condition, police said.

Police have detained the 23-year-old woman.

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1 Comment

  • Alan

    Not surprising in englewood…a black neighborhood. The idiots that caused the accident should have been left out in the cold. They had no consideration for others on the road. I'm sure driver had no insurance.