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Crash victim identified as Country Club Hills man

This story was updated at 9:43 p.m. July 27 with additional details.

The 24-year-old man who died in an early morning weekend crash has been identified as Leland D. Jones Jr. of County Club Hills, according to a spokeswoman from the Cook County Medical Examiner's office.

Around 5 a.m. on July 24, Jones was driving his maroon 2016 Chevrolet Malibu west on 187th Street near Loomis Avenue in Homewood when his vehicle hit a tree.

When Homewood emergency responders arrived on the . . .

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