Garfield Park hit-and-run leaves boy, 13, hospitalized

January 21, 2014 4:37:49 AM PST
A 13-year-old boy was in the hospital Tuesday after he was injured in a hit-and-run crash.

The accident happened Monday night near Pulaski and Congress in Garfield Park. The 13-year old was crossing the street around 7 p.m. when police say the driver hit the boy, then took off down Pulaski heading south.

The boy was taken in serious-to-critical condition to Mount Sinai Hospital, Chicago Fire Department Media Affairs spokesman Joe Roccasalva said.

Area North detectives are investigating.

(The Sun-Times Media Wire contributed to this report.)

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