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      Man dies in Cook County crash

      A crash in Cook County takes the life of a 72-year-old man. / MGN Online
      A crash in Cook County takes the life of a 72-year-old man.

      Senior Trooper B. Taylor confirms to FOX 31 News, the crash happened on I-75 near exit 49 Saturday afternoon.

      Trooper Taylor says when 42-year-old Richard Thomas went to change to lanes, he hit 72-year-old Johnny Register causing his car to go into a ditch, up an embankment, ejecting Register from his car.

      Register died on scene.

      Right now, charges are pending for Thomas.

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