A car slammed into a pole ealry this morning, leaving a 35-year-old man dead and another man hurt this morning in the Back of the Yards neighborhood on the South Side, police said.
The 35-year-old was a passenger inside a 2006 Lincoln that struck a pole in the 4800 block of South Damen Avenue at 12:25 a.m., according to police News Affairs Officer Amina Greer.
Angel Ramirez, of the 1900 block of West 57th Street, was taken to
The car's driver, a 25-year-old man, was also taken to Stroger in an unknown condition.
Greer said the crash is possibly alcohol related and police continue to investigate.