Garfield Ridge, IL : Girl, 12, dies in Garfield Ridge crash that injured 4 others; person arrested on Wednesday, 20th January 2021
A 12-year-old girl died and four others hurt after a driver veered into oncoming traffic and crashed Wednesday in Garfield Ridge on the Southwest Side.
Police said someone was arrested in connection to the crash, but haven’t announced charges.
The 12-year-old was identified as Cire Robinson of Oak Lawn by the Cook County medical examiner’s office.
She was in a Cadillac Escalade that was hit head-on by a Chevy Impala that veered into oncoming traffic about 9:35 p.m. in the 4900 block of South Cicero Avenue, Chicago police said.