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2 dead after car plunges more than 40 feet from Stevenson Expressway

Chicago Sun-Times

Cover picture for the articleTwo people were killed and two others injured after their car plummeted more than 40 feet from the Stevenson Expressway early Friday. The driver was speeding and lost control of the Hyundai Veloster in the northbound lanes about 4:50 a.m., according to the Illinois State Police. After hitting a concrete wall, the car went over the side of the elevated expressway state police said. It plunged 43 feet, striking a light pole on the way down, state police said. The car came to rest near Robinson Street and Archer Avenue.