DUI charges have been filed against a 19-year-old man in connection with a weekend crash that left a woman dead and two others injured, police said.
Kevin P. Rawley, of the 12800 block of South Justine Street, was charged with driving under the influence of an intoxicating compound, aggravated driving under the influence, causing an accident and a fatality, disobeying a signal stop and operating a vehicle without insurance, police said.
Police said Rawley was behind the wheel of a 1999 white Infiniti sedan, traveling west on 63rd Street around 2:25 a.m. Sunday, when he ran a red traffic signal, according to a witness.
A 2002 black Nissan sedan had the green light on Woodlawn Avenue and struck the Infiniti, causing the Infiniti to spin out of control and crash into a utility pole, police said.
A passenger in the Infiniti, Tabria Jamron, 18, of the 5600 block of South Prarie Avenue, died about 3:40 a.m. at Northwestern Memorial Hospital, the Cook County medical examiner’s office said.
A 22-year-old male passenger in the Infiniti was taken to University of Chicago Hospital, where her condition was stabilized. A 19-year-old female passenger in the Infiniti refused medical treatment.
The 26-year-old male driver of the Nissan and his 26-year-old female passenger refused medical attention. Rawley was transported to Northwestern Memorial Hospital, where his condition had stabilized.
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