1 killed, 1 injured in high-speed crash on North Side

CHICAGO — A man was killed in a high-speed crash early Saturday morning.

Police said a black sedan was traveling southbound in the 1900 block of North Ashland Avenue when the car slammed into a cement pillar.

The 39-year-old driver was taken to Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center, where he died. His 27-year-old passenger was taken to Northwestern Memorial Hospital, where the passenger’s condition had stabilized.

Police are investigating.