5 Hurt in Lake Shore Drive Crash

Five people are hospitalized after a two-car crash on Lake Shore Drive near Balbo Avenue overnight

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    Two vehicles were involved in an early Monday crash on Lake Shore Drive that injured five people.

    Five people were injured in an overnight crash on Lake Shore Drive.

    The two-vehicle crash happened around 12:15 a.m. in the southbound lanes of Lake Shore Drive near Balbo Avenue, according the Chicago Tribune.

    Emergency crews arrived and took three people to Northwestern Memorial Hospital and two to Mercy Hospital & Medical Center.

    One of the victims was reported in serious-to-critical condition while the remaining victims are listed in fair-to-serious condition, according to the Tribune.

    The exact cause of the crash remains unknown.