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Man Charged With DUI In Hit-And-Run That Left Two Dead

Jose Estrada, 24, faces two felony counts of aggravated DUI resulting in death, two misdemeanor DUI counts, and one citation for failure to reduce speed, according to Chicago Police.

01/19/2015

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Police: Two Men Killed In West Side Hit-And-Run, Driver In Custody

A driver was taken into custody Saturday night after his car struck two men crossing the street, killing them both, in the Humboldt Park neighborhood on the West Side, police said.

01/18/2015

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Morton Grove Police Vow To Find Driver In Fatal Hit-And-Run

Richard Mikulec, 86, was near the intersection of Harlem Avenue and Shermer Road when he was hit. The driver sped off.

01/14/2015

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Elderly Man Killed In Morton Grove Hit-And-Run

The male – whose age was not immediately disclosed – was taken to a Advocate Lutheran General Hospital in Park Ridge, where he later died of his injuries, police said.

01/12/2015

Police investigate after a minivan struck a bicyclist and then drove off on the West Side early New Year's Day.(Network Video Productions)

Bicyclist, 30, Killed In Hit-And-Run On New Year’s Day

The victim was identified as Aimer Robledo, 30.

01/01/2015

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Police Search For Driver In Fatal Hit-And-Run In Waukegan

Adrian Gonzalez, 21, was taken to Vista Hospital in Waukegan suffering “major head trauma,” police said. Gonzalez died of those injuries on Thursday.

12/18/2014

Police say two men ran from this SUV after a fatal Humboldt Park car wreck. (Chicago Police Department)

Police: Pair Ran Off After Fatal Humboldt Park Crash

Bessie English was driving westbound in the 2700 block of West Division about 7:50 a.m. when a tan 2010 Honda CRV crashed head-on into her vehicle.

12/12/2014

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Two Men Flee Scene Of Fatal Humboldt Park Crash

Bessie English, 63, was driving westbound in a 1993 Ford Escort in the 2700 block of West Division about 7:50 a.m. Sunday when a tan 2010 Honda CRV crashed head-on into her 1993 Ford Escort, according to police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office.

12/11/2014

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Two Hurt In Hit-And-Run Crash On Dan Ryan Expressway

Four vehicles were involved in the crash that happened near 47th Street about 3:30 a.m., including a semitrailer that caused the accident and then drove off, according to Illinois State Police.

11/24/2014

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Aurora Police Asking For Public’s Help In Finding Hit-And-Run Driver

West suburban police are asking for the public’s help finding a hit and run driver, reports WBBM’s Cisco Cotto.

11/10/2014

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Man Charged With Hitting Teen Skateboarder, Leaving The Scene

A man has been charged with hitting a teenager skateboarder and leaving the scene of the accident.

11/09/2014

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Social Media Helps Track Down Driver In Fatal Hit-And-Run

For the first time, a husband talks about the tragic accident that took his wife’s life and how social media brought him justice.

11/06/2014

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Six Hospitalized After Hit-And-Run Crash On Lake Shore Drive

About 11:40 p.m., a Chevrolet Tahoe was “driving erratically” northbound in the 1000 block of North Lake Shore Drive, when it rear-ended a taxi, causing the taxi to crash into the concrete barrier and flip onto its roof, police said.

11/06/2014

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Man Charged With Stealing Semi-Truck In Oct. 7 Hit-And-Run That Injured Bicyclist

Jason Popko was driving the stolen semi-truck in the 3600 block of South Ashland when it hit a 47-year-old man riding a bicycle, police said.

10/24/2014

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Driver Charged With Hit-And-Run That Left Man Critically Hurt

A driver has been charged with leaving a pedestrian critically hurt in a Northwest Side hit-and-run on Friday afternoon.

10/12/2014

This surveillance image shows a truck believed to be involved in a hit-and-run Tuesday. (Chicago Police)

Police Search For Truck Driver In Hit-And-Run That Injured Bicyclist

About 4:25 p.m., a cyclist was struck by a white tractor-trailer traveling south in the 2100 block of South Ashland, according to a statement from Chicago Police.

10/09/2014

Police say this semi-tractor struck a cyclist Wednesday afternoon. / Photo from Chicago Police.

Cyclist Hit By Tractor-Trailer In Critical Condition, Police Search For Driver

A 47-year-old bicyclist is in critical condition after he was struck by a tractor-trailer Wednesday afternoon in the Lower West Side neighborhood.

10/08/2014

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Man Seriously Injured In Hit-And-Run In Logan Square

A man was seriously injured early Saturday in a hit-and-run crash in the Logan Square neighborhood on the Northwest Side.

09/27/2014

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Man Killed After Hit-And-Run On West Side

A man died after a hit-and-run crash early Saturday in the East Garfield Park neighborhood.

08/30/2014

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Man Charged In Fatal 2013 Hit-And-Run

A West Side man was ordered held on a $75,000 bond Wednesday for allegedly running over and killing a woman with his sister’s car before fleeing the scene of the accident.

08/14/2014

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