2 CPD officers among 4 injured in NW Side crash

A Cadillac failed to stop at a red light in the 4000 block of West Belmont Avenue and crashed into Jeep which struck an unmarked squad car, police said.

SHARE 2 CPD officers among 4 injured in NW Side crash
blurred_flashing_lights.jpeg

A crash in the 4000 block of West Belmont Avenue sent four people, including two police officers, to area hospitals, July 18, 2019.

Adobe Stock Photo

Four people, including two police officers, were hospitalized Thursday after a multi-vehicle crash in Belmont Gardens on the Northwest Side.

About 10:56 p.m., an unmarked squad SUV was trying to make a left turn in the 4000 block of West Belmont Avenue when the female driver of a Cadillac sedan eastbound on Belmont failed to stop at a red light, Chicago police said.

The Cadillac struck a Jeep which then careened into the squad car, police said. Two officers were taken to an area hospital in good condition.

The driver of the Cadillac and her female passenger were taken in good condition to Community First Medical Center, police said. The driver was issued a citation.

No other injuries were reported.

Read more on crime, and track the city’s homicides.

The Latest
“He said there are a lot of things that happen in Chicago, you see so many kids lose their lives at early ages ... He couldn’t even make it to 17,” the boy’s mentor said.
The last time Delle Donne played a full season was 2019, when she won her second MVP award and led the Mystics to a WNBA championship.
Ald. Gilbert Villegas slammed the new map, saying it is fitting that his 36th Ward now resembles a snake: “You had some of my colleagues that were, I guess, self-portraits of snakes that were drawing a snake to memorialize the back-stabbing that took place.”
The pop superstars have added kinetic dance floors and energy-storing stationary bikes to their latest world tour, encouraging fans to help power the show as they dance or spin.