The Cook County Medical Examiner’s Office reported the county’s 22nd cold-related death of the season Tuesday. The 96-year-old man was pronounced dead on January 20 in the 7000 block of Birch St in Bridgeview. The Medical Examiner ruled that the man died as a result of hypertensive and atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, with cold exposure and diabetes as contributing factors. The…
A 59-year-old man who died last month in Logan Square on the Northwest Side is Cook County’s 18th cold-related death of the season, according to the medical examiner’s office. Officers found the man unresponsive about 9:50 p.m. Dec. 26 in an alley in the 2800 block of North Milwaukee Avenue, Chicago police said. He was pronounced dead at the scene….