Driver dies in single-vehicle crash in Clearing

The driver of a white Acura SUV hit a light pole and a tree about 4 a.m. Monday, police said.

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Three people were killed in separate crashes across the Chicago area during a winter storm early Saturday.

A driver died in a crash early Monday on the Southwest Side.

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A driver died in a single-vehicle crash early Monday in the Clearing neighborhood.

A white Acura SUV jumped a curb, struck a light pole and struck a tree about 4 a.m. in the 6100 block of South Cicero Avenue, Chicago police said.

Richard Rojo II, 28, was pronounced dead at the scene, police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office said.

Police are investigating.

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