25-year-old driver killed in Lyons crash

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A 25-year-old man was killed in a single-vehicle crash early Monday in west suburban Lyons.

The crash happened on 47th Street just west of Harlem Avenue about 2:15 a.m., according to Lyons village spokesman Ray Hanania. The vehicle struck a tree along the road before stopping.

The driver, identified as 25-year-old Jeffrey Lewis, Jr., was found outside the vehicle and taken to MacNeal Hospital in Berwyn, where he was pronounced dead at 3:17 a.m., according to Hanania and the Cook County medical examiner’s office. Lewis lived in the 3700 block of Highland Avenue in Berwyn.

Lyons police are investigating along with Illinois State Police.

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