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Cook County Sheriff's Department investigators look over multi-vehicle accident 107th LaGrange Road near Palos Park IL Sunday April 21

Cook County Sheriff's Department investigators look over the multi-vehicle accident at 107th and LaGrange Road near Palos Park, IL on Sunday April 21, 2013. | Matt Marton~Sun-Times Media

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Updated: May 23, 2013 6:36AM



Five people were injured Sunday during a four-vehicle crash near Palos Hills.

The four-vehicle crash occurred about 10:30 a.m. on South LaGrange Road near the Dan McMahon Woods Forest Preserve in unincorporated Cook County, according to the North Palos Fire Protection District Battalion Chief Rocky Carlson.

The victims were taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn and Palos Community Hospital in Palos Heights, Carlson said. Three people were seriously injured and two others suffered minor injuries.

The cause of the crash was unclear but Carlson described the accident as “bumper to bumper.”



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