94-year-old man dies after being struck by vehicle in Berwyn

SHARE 94-year-old man dies after being struck by vehicle in Berwyn

Sun-Times file photo

A 94-year-old man died Monday afternoon after he was struck by a vehicle in west suburban Berwyn.

Walter Sendziol was struck by a vehicle at Ogden and Ridgeland avenues in Berwyn, according to the Cook County medical examiner’s office.

Sendziol, a Berwyn resident, was taken to Loyola University Medical Center in Maywood, where he died at 12:06 p.m. Monday, according to the medical examiner’s office.

An autopsy Tuesday found he died of multiple injuries after being struck by a vehicle, and his death was ruled an accident.

A spokesman for the city of Berwyn did not immediately respond to a request for information Tuesday afternoon.

The Latest
A doe and fawn ambling through the northwest suburbs and signs of a big-coho year on Lake Michigan are among the notes from around Chicago outdoors and beyond.
He’s investing in an insurance brokerage while serving as the General Assembly’s Insurance Committee chairman. That can’t be good for Illinoisans.
The Portage Park restaurant run by a father-son team has grown its menu offerings since opening in 2022 and added a bookstore, selling Polish, Italian, French, Spanish and English books.
This stretch of Michigan Avenue is rebounding post-COVID and adapting to today’s consumers, who crave experiences more than products, writes the managing director of 360CHICAGO.
And that’s not the only problem at an office where the assistant will make less than the trainee, and the boss is overlooking her main responsibilities.