Urbana man dies after Interstate 55 crash

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MAYWOOD - An Urbana man involved in a July 21 semi-truck crash near Chicago has died, bringing the total number of fatalities in the accident to five.

According to the Cook County Medical Examiner, Timothy Osburn, 64, died at Maywood hospital Wednesday evening.  Illinois State Police say that the chain-reaction accident was caused by a speeding semi-trailer truck changing lanes on Interstate 55.

The accident also claimed the lives of Piper Britton, 11, Kimberly Britton, 43, Vicky Palacios, 54, and Urlike Blopleh, 48.

A sixth person was killed on the same interstate July 21 in a different accident, when two semi-trailer trucks collided.

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