CHICAGO (CBS) — A 62-year-old woman was struck by a car and critically injured Sunday morning in the North Center neighborhood.

A 25-year-old man was driving a 2010 Hyundai Elantra south in the 3400 block of North Western at 10:18 a.m. when his car skidded into the intersection after the light turned red, according to Chicago Police.

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He reversed the car to get out of the intersection and struck the woman, who was walking east in the crosswalk, police said.

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She was taken in critical condition to Illinois Masonic Medical Center.

The police Major Accidents Investigation Unit is investigating.

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