A driver was killed in the early-morning hours of Christmas Eve (December 24, 2012) after his Chevrolet Blazer SUV collided with a tractor trailer. The SUV crashed into the back of the truck and was pinned. The driver's name was not released. The accident occurred around 3:45 a.m. on the 2400 block of South Ashland Avenue in Chicago. Traffic was shut down temporarily in both directions while police investigated the accident scene. McCready, Garcia, & Leet send our condolences to the victim's family. We specialize in winning justice for the families of truck accident victims. If your loved one (or you yourself) has been the victim of a car or truck accident and died or sustained personal injuries as a result, we can help. Please contact us at (773) 779-9885 for a free consultation.