By CBS 2 Chicago Staff

CHICAGO (CBS) — A woman was hit by a sport-utility vehicle and critically wounded Saturday evening while taking items out of her car in Bronzeville.

At 9:06 p.m., the woman was standing at the back of her car taking things out of the trunk in the 300 block of East 47th Street when she was hit by a black Lincoln SUV that sped off, police said.

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She was taken to the University of Chicago Medical Center in critical condition.

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Late Saturday, there was no one in custody.

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The woman was legally parked next to the curb when she was struck.

CBS 2 Chicago Staff