Police: Driver fled after deadly South Side crash

May 15, 2011 9:49:09 AM PDT
An overnight crash on Chicago's South Side left one person dead and a driver on the run.

A 45-year-old man was killed after a pickup truck struck the vehicle he was in near 80th Street and Peoria just before 12 a.m. Sunday.

Police say the truck driver fled the scene.

The victim was pronounced dead at Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn.