Portage Park Hit and Run

Chicago Police/Sun-Times Media Wire

Police Seek Driver That Hit, Seriously Injured Boy In Portage Park

May 06, 2018 - 10:27 am

CHICAGO (WBBM NEWSRADIO) -- Police are searching for the driver in a hit-and-run crash Thursday that seriously injured a 13-year-old bicyclist in Portage Park

About 5:30 p.m., the boy was biking across the street in the 5700 block of West Addison Street when he was struck by a red car, Chicago Police said. The driver fled without stopping.

Authorities were unsure of the make and model of the car, but said it might be a 2017-2018 Chevrolet Sonic. The vehicle broke off its driver-side mirror in the crash.

Anyone with information about the crash was asked to call the Major Accident Investigation Unit at (312) 745-4521.

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