Man charged in fatal South Side hit-and-run

March 1, 2010 7:18:05 AM PST
Charges have been filed in a deadly hit-and-run that left a South Side woman dead.

Helen Triplett, 59, was hit and killed on February 23 as she crossed the street in the 6900-block of South Halsted.

Police now say that 34-year-old Clifton Lawrence is charged with felony reckless homicide and failure to report an accident that resulted in a death.