CHICAGO (CBS) — A 15-year-old boy was critically injured Saturday afternoon, when he was hit by a car while riding a bike near Grant Park.
Police said a 37-year-old man was driving south on Columbus Drive, when he hit the boy, who was riding his bike west on Monroe Street.READ MORE: Man Arrested In Countless Social Media Threats Directed At CPS Schools, Days After Shootings Kill 2 Simeon Career Academy Students
According to police, the driver had the green light, and the boy apparently ignored the traffic light.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Warm Winds Friday
The boy was taken to Lurie Children’s Hospital in critical condition.MORE NEWS: Hate-Filled Letters Falsely Claiming To Be From A Judge Sent To Minority-Owned North Suburban Restaurants
Police said no citations have been issued against the driver.