Police suspect a 33-year-old man was under the influence of alcohol when his car hit a viaduct on Western Avenue, split in half and left his girlfriend dead Saturday morning on the Near West Side.
The 26-year-old woman riding in the front passenger seat died in the wreck,
according to the Chicago Police Department.
Chantelle Jones, of the 1200
block of South 56th Court in Cicero, was pronounced dead at 5:34 a.m. at Mount
Charges haven't yet been filed but police say alcohol played a role in the
The) driver was treated and released, he sustained cuts
The Saturn the pair were traveling in was southbound in the 1600 block of
South Western Avenue when the driver lost control, hit a viaduct and the car
flipped and split in half about 2:15 a.m. The woman was found outside the car