Car crashes into Southwest Side daycare with 27 kids inside

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A car crashed into a day care center that had 27 children inside Friday morning in the Ashburn neighborhood on the Southwest Side.

The car crashed into the building at 8:54 a.m. in the 3400 block of West Columbus, according to police News Affairs Officer Nicole Trainor.

Teddy Bear Day Care Center 2 is located at 3473 W. Columbus.

There were 27 children inside at the time of the crash, and an 18-month-old was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn as a precaution, Trainor said.

Further details were not immediately available.