Chicago street re-named in honor of soldier killed in Iraq - FOX 32 News Chicago

Chicago street re-named in honor of soldier killed in Iraq

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CHICAGO (FOX 32 News) -

A stretch of Keeler near 47th Street was named Honorary Omar Torres Way on Tuesday.

Torres died in combat in 2007 and the sign was unveiled near the house where he lived.

His family also received an American flag that had flown over the U.S. Capitol.

Torres' father is a retired Chicago firefighter.

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