On Monday July 17, 2017 at 6:59 p.m. Lincolnwood police officers and the Lincolnwood Fire Department were dispatched to the 7300 block of North Lowell Avenue for the report of an accident with possible injuries.
Upon arrival a resident was found injured and her vehicle had crashed into two homes. The victim is 21 years old and lives at the address where the incident occurred. She was attempting to reverse out of her driveway and stepped on the gas instead of the brake. When the car accelerated with the driver’s door open, she fell out of the vehicle. The auto proceeded across the street crashing into two homes. It is reported that no one else was injured and there are no life threatening injuries to the resident. She was transported to the hospital and the crash scene was documented and secured.
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