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Police Asking For Public’s Help In Finding Driver In NW Side Hit And Run

Chicago police are asking for the public’s help in finding a car involved in a hit and run on the Northwest Side last month.

03/02/2015

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Woman Critically Hurt In NW Side Hit-And-Run

The woman, 55, was crossing the street about 6:25 p.m. in the 3400 block of North Harlem Avenue when she was hit by a gold four-door car, police said.

02/25/2015

Richard Mikulec (photo provided)

Morton Grove Police Ask Public’s Help In Solving Fatal Hit-And-Run

A vehicle hit 86-year-old Richard Mikulec Jan. 12 near the intersection of Harlem and Shermer in Morton Grove last month. The Army Air Corps veteran died from his injuries.

02/23/2015

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Mokena Police Arrest Man For 2011 Hit-And-Run In Florida

Roy Rauch, 58, allegedly struck and killed a bicyclist in Seminole County, Florida in August 2011. Charles Long Jr., 36, was riding his bike the wrong way on a road in Sanford, Florida, when Rauch allegedly struck him with his 2004 Ford pickup truck, and fled the scene.

02/18/2015

Surveillance footage of an SUV seen speeding away from the scene where a pedestrian was fatally struck early Wednesday. / Chicago Police photo

Police: Pedestrian Fatally Struck By SUV, Then Hit By CPD Vehicle

Police are asking for the public’s help in locating the driver of an SUV that fatally struck a pedestrian who was then run over again by an unmarked squad car on a dimly-lit stretch of a South Side road early Wednesday.

02/07/2015

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Morton Grove Police Making Progress In Finding Driver In Fatal Hit-And-Run

It has been three weeks since an 86-year-old Morton Grove man was killed in a hit-and-run crash not far from his home – and now police say they are making some progress in the investigation.

02/02/2015

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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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