CHICAGO (CBS) — A man is dead after being struck by a vehicle last month on the Southwest Side, police said.
Adolf Urbanowicz, 94, died of hypertensive and arteriosclerotic cardiovascular disease, but also contributing to his death were closed head injuries after being hit by a car while walking, according to the Cook County Medical Examiner’s office.READ MORE: Chicago Police Officer Shot Near North And Sheffield Avenues
His death was deemed an accident.READ MORE: Magnificent Mile: More Trouble For Area That Was Once A Crown Jewel Of American Retail
At 12:05 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 20, a 40-year-old woman driving a Cadillac was making a left turn onto Archer Avenue from Lockwood Avenue when her vehicle struck a pedestrian, police said.
The victim was observed to have suffered minor abrasions to his head, and was taken to MacNeal Hospital in Berwyn, police said at the time.MORE NEWS: Red Line Trains Rerouted Due To Person On Tracks Having Mental Health Crisis
The driver was ticketed for failure to yield to a pedestrian in a crosswalk, police said.