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Man, 23, Struck By Stolen Vehicle Fleeing Police In Lincoln Park

April 21, 2018 - 10:41 am

CHICAGO (WBBM NEWSRADIO) -- A 23-year-old man was seriously injured when he was struck by a stolen vehicle Saturday morning as it led police on a chase through the Lincoln Park neighborhood on the North Side.

The man was struck about 9:30 a.m. near the intersection of Fullerton Avenue and Halsted Street, according to Chicago Police.

He was taken to Illinois Masonic Medical Center in serious to critical condition, according to Chicago Fire Media Affairs.

The vehicle had been stolen at gunpoint about 10 minutes earlier in the Town Hall District, police said. The vehicle was recovered after the crash in the Shakespeare District.

No one was in custody, police said.

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