CHICAGO (CBS) — Chicago police are asking for help identifying the hit-and-run driver who struck a pedestrian crossing the street earlier this week in the Tri-Taylor neighborhood.
It happened around 8:15 a.m. Monday at the intersection of Polk and Claremont. Police released video showing a dark-colored Jeep Cherokee hitting a pedestrian in the crosswalk while turning from Polk onto Claremont.READ MORE: Community Leaders Try To Find Home For Mural Dedicated To Murdered Young Activist
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In the video, police highlight the driver’s face, after he apparently got out of the Jeep before fleeing the scene.
Police did not provide any information on the victim’s condition.MORE NEWS: Goodman Theater Opens For The First Time In More Than A Year
If you recognize the driver or the Jeep, police ask you to call 911, or contact the Major Accident Investigation Unit at 312-745-4521. You can also send an anonymous tip to cpdtip.com.