BEACH PARK, Ill. (WLS) — A man is facing DUI charges after crashing his car into a building in Lake County, Illinois early Sunday morning, the sheriff’s office said.
It happened on the 3700 block of North Sheridan Road in Beach Park at about 3 a.m.
Deputies responded to the scene and discovered a Chevrolet Silverado on fire.
Both the driver and a passenger were seriously injured, and had to be taken to the hospital.
The driver, 23-year-old Roy R. Montoya-Medina, was later charged with DUI and reckless driving.
Building inspectors are assessing the damaged structure.