CHICAGO (CBS)– A man was fatally struck by a hit-and-run driver in the Lawndale neighborhood early Friday morning.

A 45-year-old man was walking northbound on Sacramento Boulevard when he was struck by a light colored SUV traveling eastbound on Congress Parkway.

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The driver did not stop and fled the scene.

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The victim was transported to Mount Sinai Hospital in critical condition and was later pronounced dead.

This is a developing story.

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