1 Dead, 2 Injured in I-88 Accident in DuPage County

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One woman is dead while two passengers are still recovering after two cars collide in DuPage County.

It happened just after 2:15 am on I-88 near 22nd Street in Oakbrook. Police say two Lincolns were headed eastbound when one of the drivers lost control of the wheel. She drove off the road and hit a guard rail. Police say she then hit the second car in the middle of the road.

One of the passengers flew out of the car due to the impact of the crash. Authorities transported the driver, along with two passengers, to the hospital. The third passenger from the first car was pronounced dead at the scene. Lanes headed eastbound were closed for several hours.

The crash is still under investigation.

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