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Bulmaro Gomes, 27, and Griselda Zavala, 22, killed when vehicle crashes on Stevenson Expressway, falling to road below in Chicago, Illinois
Stevenson Expressway crash: 2 killed, 2 seriously injured after car plunges 70 feet off I-55 in Chicago, landing on street below
The car was driving inbound on the Stevenson when Illinois State Police said at about 4 a.m.it lost control near Ashland Avenue andcCrashing into and over the concrete wall. The car landed on the street below at Archer Avenue and Robinson Street.
The lights are out on the Stevenson Expressway in both directions between Ashland Avenue and the Dan Ryan Expressway.
It is not known what caused the crash, but police said their preliminary shows the car was traveling at a high rate of speed. Police also confirmed there was a snow bank on I-55 where the car lost control, but it's unclear if it was a factor in the crash.