82nd Birthday

This pickup truck fled the scene after striking two elderly women on the 5700 block of West Lawrence Avenue. One of the women died, the other was seriously hurt. (Credit: Chicago Police Department)

UPDATED: Elderly Woman Killed In Hit-And-Run On Her Birthday

A woman who was marking her 82nd birthday suffered fatal injuries when she and a second woman were struck Saturday in a hit-and-run accident on the city’s Northwest side.