111th_WIR_013115_999x538.jpg

A truck flipped over early Saturday near South Aberdeen and West 111th. | NVP News video

Man killed in rollover crash on Far South Side

SHARE Man killed in rollover crash on Far South Side
SHARE Man killed in rollover crash on Far South Side

A man was killed when an SUV hit a light pole and rolled over early Saturday in the Morgan Park neighborhood on the Far South Side.

About 12:45 a.m., the vehicle lost control, struck a light pole then flipped over in the 1100 block of West 111th Street, police said.

A 34-year-old man was found unresponsive outside the SUV and later pronounced dead at the scene, according to police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office.

An autopsy found he died of multiple injuries in the accident. His name was being withheld Saturday evening pending notification of family.

The police Major Accidents Investigation Unit is handling the case.

The Latest
It seems impossible to imagine, watching Hunter Whitney run free and easy now, that he wasn’t even in Lane’s JV track lineup a year ago.
Donaldson breaks his silence after his suspension for insensitive comments to White Sox shortstop Tim Anderson.
“Huge, huge hit” was the only offense the White Sox needed in a victory over the Red Sox.
The child was found under debris in a bedroom on King Drive Wednesday morning.
Upset that police were not moving in, one parent who rushed to the scene raised the idea of charging into the school with several other bystanders. “Let’s just rush in because the cops aren’t doing anything like they are supposed to,” he said.