By CBS 2 Chicago Staff

CHICAGO (CBS) — A crash on Lake Shore Drive closed the south bound lanes early Sunday morning after it almost turned into a hit-and-run.

Around 12:45 a.m., a Volvo heading south rear-ended another car on the Oak Street curve, causing both cars to crash into nearby guard rails, according to Chicago police.

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The 26-year-old man driving that Volvo tried running from the scene, but police were able to catch him. Charges are now pending.

Police say the driver who was hit refused treatment.

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The road was reopened by 3:15 Sunday morning.

A Ferrari crashed in the same spot Saturday, sending sparks flying as it hit the barrier, flipped onto its roof and caught fire. The Ferrari was a rental. Some models go for around $300,000.

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