(STMW) — An 18-year-old woman is in critical condition after she was struck by an SUV while riding her bicycle Sunday night in north suburban Lincolnwood.
The bicyclist was heading eastbound on Pratt Avenue and tried to cross McCormick Boulevard against a red light about 8:30 p.m. when she was struck by an SUV, according to a statement from Lincolnwood police.READ MORE: Jussie Smollett Trial: Defense Attorney Calls For Mistrial And Accuses Judge Of Lunging At Her; Judge Denies Claims And Motion
She was taken to St. Francis Hospital in Evanston in critical condition.READ MORE: With COVID-19 Omicron Variant Cases Being Identified In U.S., Local Public Health Officials Are On High Alert
“The bicyclist was dressed in dark clothing in dark conditions with limited artificial lighting,” police said.
The driver stayed at the scene, police said. No citations or charges had been issued as of Monday afternoon as Lincolnwood police investigate the crash.MORE NEWS: COVID Test Confusion After Suburban Family Believes They Got False Result from University Of Illinois SHIELD Program
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