Tragedy struck near Jefferson Park on the Northwest Side of Chicago, when a multi-car accident claimed the life of Marion-Mario Tahiraj and injured one other.

Late Monday night, a BMW driven by a 19 year old, crashed into two other cars before striking a tree. The driver was treated for non-life threatening injuries, while the surviving driver was taken to a nearby hospital for serious injuries. Tahiraj was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police suspect the crash was alcohol related, and charges against the driver are pending.

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