Tragic Crash

SUV Slams Into Chicago Home

A 2002 Chevy SUV crashed into a Chicago apartment Saturday morning, landing on top of a 48-year-old woman who was asleep in her bed. Josefina Prospero was killed instantly, while her boyfriend, who was in bed with her at the time of the crash, survived. The boyfriend said he awoke to see the vehicle teetering on the window sill, but that its tires were already on Prospero. The SUV's driver was a 17-year-old boy who police suspect was under the influence of alcohol. Cops had to prevent him from fighting his way from the scene before he was taken into custody.