Munoz brother hurt in hit-and-run outside polls

November 2, 2010 11:36:28 AM PDT
The brother of an Illinois state senator is hospitalized after he was struck by a vehicle outside of a polling place on the city's Southwest Side.

Witnesses say Martin Munoz flew into the air and landed on the car before the driver sped off from the intersection of 4030 South Archer. He is now undergoing surgery at Mount Sinai Hospital.

The injured man is the brother of State Senator Antonio Munoz.

Police were able to locate the car and a person of interest is being questioned.