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.READ MORE: Employee At FOUND Hotel In River North Accused Of Stabbing Man, Going Into Rage, Leaving Guests In Terror
He reversed the car to get out of the intersection and struck the woman, who was walking east in the crosswalk, police said.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Weekend Warmup
She was taken in critical condition to Illinois Masonic Medical Center.
The police Major Accidents Investigation Unit is investigating.MORE NEWS: Hundreds Of Cars Roll Through Downtown For Second Night To Celebrate Mexican Independence Day
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