Fatal accident reported


A man was fatally injured after he was struck by a vehicle at about 3:35 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 26, in the 6200 block of West Devon Avenue, according to the Chicago Police Department Office of News Affairs.

The man was struck by a 2016 Toyota RAV4 as he was crossing Devon Avenue and was transported to Lutheran General Hospital in Park Ridge where he was pronounced dead, according to police. The driver of the Toyota stayed at the scene, police said.

The man was identified by the Cook County Medical Examiner’s Office as Joseph Giljum, age 36, of the 3300 block of North Seminary Avenue.