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1 child killed, 3 others hurt in south suburban crash

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A 12-year-old boy and three children were injured Wednesday afternoon when a vehicle they were traveling in crashed into a tree in south suburban Olympia Fields.

The crash occurred about 12:45 p.m. in the 600 block of Brookwood Terrace, according to statement from Olympia Fields police. Authorities believe the driver may have been speeding at the time of the crash.

All four passengers were less than 16 years old and residents of Olympia Fields, police said.

Armani Kreamer, 12, of the 2000 block of Corinth Road in Olympia Fields, was pronounced dead at Franciscan St. James Health in Olympia Fields at 2:21 p.m., according to the Cook County Medical Examiner's office.

An autopsy is scheduled for Thursday.

The three other individuals in the vehicle were initially taken to Franciscan St. James Health in Olympia Fields and Advocate South Suburban Hospital in Hazel Crest, but were all later taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, police said.

Olympia Fields police are investigating.

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