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Today at approximately 11:15a.m., Evanston Police responded to a single car vehicle crash at the intersection of McCormick Blvd and Greenbay Road. The initial investigation revealed that a 16 year old female driver from Skokie had crashed her vehicle into the eastside barrier wall along Greenbay Road at McCormick Blvd, saidCommander Jay Parrott of the Evanston Police Department. There were no other occupants in the vehicle and the driver was transported to an area hospital with life threatening injuries. There are indicators in the investigation that the driver was despondent at the time of the crash, said Cmdr. Parrott.

No further information is available at this time, said Cmdr. Parrott.