The driver of a car, as well as three children, were injured when the vehicle they were riding in crashed at Lake Shore Drive and Belmont Avenue Saturday night, according to fire officials.
The incident was reported before 9:15 p.m. on a ramp leading to Lake Shore Drive.
The driver was hospitalized in critical condition, the Chicago Fire Department said in a tweet.
Two of the children were taken to Advocate Illinois Medical Center, and a third was transported to Lurie Children's Hospital.
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Originally fire officials had reported that four children were in the vehicle, but said that three children were hurt in the crash in a follow-up tweet:
Police continue to investigate the incident.