hit-and-run

Jacqueline Cummings (Credit: Tinley Park Police)

Woman Charged In Fatal Tinley Park Hit-And-Run Crash

Jacqueline Cummings of Oak Lawn was charged Wednesday with reckless homicide and failure to report an accident involving death, according to a statement from the village of Tinley Park.

07/23/2015

Dillan Harris (Family Photo)

Lawsuit: Police Ignored Orders To Halt Chase, Caused Toddler’s Death

The family of a toddler killed by a hit-and-run driver fleeing a fatal shooting has announced a lawsuit against the city of Chicago, alleging police are to blame for the boy’s death.

07/23/2015

A car rolled over after a hit-and-run crash in Logan Square early Wednesday. | LeeAnn Shelton/Sun-Time Media

Car Overturns In Logan Square Hit-And-Run Crash

About 1:20 a.m., a car headed southbound on California just past Logan clipped a parked vehicle before overturning, according to Chicago Police officers and neighbors at the scene.

07/22/2015

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Man Killed In Hit-And-Run Homicide Outside Strip Club

Crews responded at 4:10 a.m. to a call of a fight in the parking lot of Club 390, an adult entertainment club at 390 E. Joe Orr Road, according to Chicago Heights police. Officers found Jose J. Romero on the ground with injuries to his head and body.

07/20/2015

A Chicago Fire Department Ambulance (Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Pedestrian Killed In Hit-And-Run Crash In North Lawndale

About 5 a.m., John Perry was struck by the vehicle in the 1100 block of South Francisco, according to police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office. The vehicle sped away after the crash.

07/05/2015

Rasheed Mujkovic (Credit: Chicago Police)

Man Charged With 2013 Hit-And Run That Killed Elderly Man

Rasheed Mujkovic, 22, is charged with leaving the scene of an accident resulting in injury or death in connection with the Aug. 20, 2013, crash, according to Chicago Police.

06/09/2015

Rashaad Jackson (Credit: Chicago Police)

Man Charged In Fatal Hit-And-Run In West Englewood

Terrell Walker was crossing Ashland Avenue at 64th Street around 9:15 p.m. Tuesday to buy a sweet tea at McDonald’s, when he was struck by a car. The car never stopped. Paramedics took Walker to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, where he died.

06/08/2015

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Bicyclist Killed In Gary Hit-And-Run Crash

The man was riding a bicycle when he was struck by a vehicle in the 2100 block of Delaware Street in Gary about 9 p.m., according to Gary police Sgt. Thomas Decanter and the Lake County (Ind.) coroner’s office.

06/05/2015

A man was fatally struck by a car Tuesday night in the 6400 block of South Ashland Avenue. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Man Killed In West Englewood Hit-And-Run

About 9:15 p.m., the 45-year-old man was crossing the street in the 6400 block of South Ashland Avenue when he was struck by a black car traveling south, police said.

06/03/2015

Surveillance footage of a Honda Civic that police say fatally struck a 5-year-old girl in Gage Park and then sped from the scene. | Chicago Police

Surveillance Photos Released Of Car Wanted In Fatal Hit-And-Run

Police describe the vehicle as a dark sedan with a sunroof and spoiler. Police say it may also have a front-end bra, sport muffler and a broken lamp.

06/02/2015

Surveillance footage of a car that police say fatally struck a 5-year-old girl in Gage Park and then sped from the scene. | Chicago Police

Police Searching For Hit-And-Run Driver Who Killed Girl, 5

Police are searching for the driver of a car that fatally struck a 5-year-old girl Saturday afternoon in the Gage Park neighborhood on the Southwest Side.

05/24/2015

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Des Plaines Woman Killed In Hit-And-Run

It was just before 4 in the morning when police say a driver saw the body on the north side of Central Road, east of River Road in Des Plaines. Police identified the victim as 31-year-old Vanessa Colon, of Des Plaines.

05/14/2015

Christopher Ramirez (Credit: Chicago Police)

Elmwood Park Man Charged With Using Vehicle As Weapon

A west suburban man has been charged with intentionally hitting two men with his vehicle early Monday in the Belmont Heights neighborhood on the Northwest Side.

04/15/2015

A woman was killed in a two-vehicle crash Monday night in the Pilsen neighborhood. (CBS)

Woman Killed In Pilsen Crash, Occupants In Other Car Flee

Chicago Police were searching for two men who fled the scene after their car was involved in a crash that killed a 59-year-old woman about a block away from her home in Pilsen.

04/13/2015

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Cyclist Killed In West Englewood Hit-And-Run

About 1:30 p.m., Michael Joseph, 59, was riding a bike west in the 1200 block of West 74th Street when a light-colored Chevrolet sedan also traveling west hit him from behind, according to police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office.

04/07/2015

Ricardo Capistran (Supplied to CBS)

Family Seeks Hit-And-Run Driver Who Struck Cyclist

A 26-year-old Chicago bicyclist was clinging to life at a hospital, after he was struck by a hit-and-run driver on Friday.

04/06/2015

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Pedestrian Critically Injured In West Side Hit-And-Run

About 11:50 p.m., a 38-year-old man was in the crosswalk on Division Street at Pulaski Road when he was hit by a dark-colored vehicle, police News Affairs Officer Amina Greer said.

04/06/2015

Chicago police released this surveillance image of an SUV that may have been involved in a Logan Square hit-and-run. (Chicago Police Dept.)

Bicyclist Critically Injured In Hit-And-Run In Humboldt Park

A bicyclist was critically injured in a hit-and-run crash Friday afternoon in the Humboldt Park neighborhood on the West Side.

04/04/2015

The 1800 block of West Algonquin Road in Mount Prospect, where police say a vehicle fatally struck a pedestrian and then sped off late Sunday. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Pedestrian Killed In Mount Prospect Hit-And-Run

About 8:15 p.m., a 46-year-old Arlington Heights man was struck by a vehicle in the eastbound lanes of Algonquin Road, east of Briarwood Drive, according to a statement from Mount Prospect police. The man was taken to Northwest Community Hospital in Arlington Heights, where was he was pronounced dead.

03/23/2015

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Victim’s Family Sues Over Fatal Hit-And-Run In Tinley Park

The family of a man from India who was fatally struck by a truck last summer while visiting south suburban Tinley Park has filed a lawsuit against the 23-year-old who allegedly fled the scene after the crash.

03/20/2015

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