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Crystal Lake man dies in crash on I-55

A Crystal Lake man died Sunday in a car crash on I-55, the DuPage County Coroner's office said in a news release.

Erick Raul Mota-Benitez, 28, died from multiple traumatic injuries, the coroner's office said.

Mota-Benitez was driving one of the two vehicles in the crash on southbound I-55 at Lemont Road in Darien. He was pronounced dead at the scene, the news release said.

Toxicology results are pending.

The crash is under investigation by the coroner's office and the State Police.

- Northwest Herald

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