1 dead in crash after 2 cars hit ‘EL’ train support beams

CHICAGO -- One person is dead after a fatal accident on the city's West Side.

Chicago Police say the driver of a black Volkswagen got into a T-bone accident with a silver Kia at around 2 a.m. Thursday.

It happened right under the CTA Green Line "EL" tracks near Lake Street and Central Park in the East Garfield Park neighborhood.

The male driver in the Volkswagen died at a local hospital.

The female driver of the Kia is said to be in good condition.