CHICAGO (CBS) — Police on Sunday were asking for help from the public in finding a Jeep Renegade that ran a red light and struck a pedestrian in the Park Manor neighborhood.

At 2:24 a.m., the Renegade was headed east on 71st Street and ran the red light at Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Drive, police said.

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The Jeep then went on to strike a 61-year-old pedestrian of an unspecified gender, who was knocked to the ground and suffered life-threatening injuries.

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Jeep Renegade Wanted In Park Manor Hit-And-Run

Jeep Renegade wanted in Park Manor hit-and-run. (Credit: Chicago Police)

The Jeep kept going east on 71st Street. It sustained damage to its front amber side reflector.

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Anyone with information is asked to call the police Major Accident Investigation Unit at (312) 745-4521.

CBS 2 Chicago Staff