CHICAGO (AP) — A
tire that flew off an SUV bounced across an interstate highway in Chicago
and slammed into a car, causing an accident that killed its driver.
State Police says the accident took place Wednesday morning along
Interstate 94 on Chicago's South Side. Police identified the victim as
64-year-old Jovanka Mijatov of Schererville, Indiana.
The tire came off
an SUV in the southbound lanes, then bounced into the northbound lanes and
struck the car.
The car's driver
was taken to a hospital, where she was pronounced dead.