73-year-old driver dies after crashing into planter box in Loop: police

The man crashed about 3:10 a.m. in the 1100 block of Columbus Drive, police said.

SHARE 73-year-old driver dies after crashing into planter box in Loop: police
A Chicago police SUV

A 73-year-old driver died after crashing into a planter box Friday morning in the Loop.

Sun-Times file

A 73-year-old driver died Friday morning after crashing into a planter box in the Loop, Chicago police said.

Bruce M. Davis was driving northbound around 3:10 a.m. in the 1100 block of Columbus Drive when he lost control of his vehicle and swerved into the planter box, police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office said.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Area Three detective were investigating.

The Latest
College student’s mom would prefer that the young woman not accompany him to every family event at home and on campus.
“I feel like I [have his support], but I don’t really focus on that,” Grifol said. “I’m the manager right now. And I’ll do it for as long as they want me to do this.”
Albert Ruddy produced more than 30 movies, from the “Godfather” and “Million Dollar Baby” to “Cannonball Run II” and “Megaforce,” nominees for Golden Raspberry awards for worst movie of the year.
A late-game surge fueled by their defense cut the Sky’s deficit to five, but poor late-game execution allowed the Storm to close it out.