CHICAGO (CBS) – A 43-year-old man was killed in a hit-and-run crash early Monday morning in the Near North neighborhood.
Emergency crews responded to the intersection of Ohio and Wabash shortly before 2 a.m., after receiving reports that an individual had been struck by a vehicle.READ MORE: 1 Killed, 4 Injured In Evanston Shooting
Police say the victim was crossing Ohio Street in the middle of the block when he was struck by a white Toyota SUV that was heading east on Ohio.READ MORE: At Least 40 People Wounded, 3 Killed In Thanksgiving Weekend Shootings In Chicago
He was transported to Northwestern where he was pronounced.
The driver of the SUV fled in an unknown direction and was not in custody Monday morning.MORE NEWS: Wolfpack Junior Football Team Needs Funds To Compete For National Championship In Florida
The CPD Major Accidents Investigation Unit is investigating.