5 injured in Chicago’s Wells Street patio dining room crash after collision involving stolen car – Cardinal News
Five people were injured on Friday night after a vehicle jumped a curb and crashed into the terrace of a restaurant in Old Town, in the city’s northern quarter. YouTube Tips ⓘ
Police, fire and paramedics responded around 10:25 p.m. Friday, July 8, 2022 to a report of a pedestrian being hit by a car in Wells and Goethe Chicago. Firefighters and paramedics discovered a car on the sidewalk in the patio of the Uproar Cafe after colliding with another car. An EMS Plan 1 was activated at 10:28 p.m.
One or more occupants of at least one of the vehicles fled. The initial report said four offenders were involved in stealing a vehicle from an online delivery driver just before the crash happened. One of the vehicles involved in the accident was a stolen car.
Six patients were assessed by Chicago Fire Department paramedics.
Two patients were transported to Northwestern Code Red by Ambulance 53 and Ambulance 74.
Two patients were transported Code Yellow to St Mary’s by Ambulance 28 and Ambulance 42.
A patient was transported Code Green to St Mary’s by Ambulance 11.
A 26-year-old woman suffered a broken leg.
A 24-year-old woman suffered a broken leg.
A 32-year-old man suffered an elbow laceration.
A 26-year-old woman injured her foot.
A 26-year-old man suffered bruises to his back.
A sixth patient was the subject of a medical refusal.
Well Street was closed between Goethe Street and Division during the rescue and investigation. The accident, located in the Old Town area, also happened near the Gold Coast, Near North Side, Rush & Division and Cabrini Green areas.
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