A 51-year-old man was charged in connection with a crash that killed a 56-year-old woman who was trying to get in a car on the city's Southwest Side.
Jesus Luna, 51, of Burbank, was charged with DUI, DUI with a blood alcohol count of .08, operating a vehicle without insurance, failure to reduce speed, reckless driving and aggravated DUI causing an accident and death, police said.
Judith Bramwell of the 5700 block of South St. Louis Avenue was struck about 2 a.m. while she was trying to get in a car on the 6500 block of South Pulaski Road, police said.
She was taken to an area hospital where she was pronounced dead at 11:25 p.m. later that day, according to the Cook County medical examiner's office.
Luna was scheduled to appear in bond court this afternoon.
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