2 kids struck by cab on Mag Mile

August 8, 2011 2:45:46 PM PDT
A cab driver was cited in a crash that injured two young girls on North Michigan Avenue over the weekend.

The girls, 8 and 6 years old, remain hospitalized. They were seriously injured after being struck by a cab Sunday afternoon. The 6-year-old girl broke her leg and the 8-year-old has a bruised chest.

The cab driver, Friday Ekon, 65, received two citations for striking a pedestrian in the roadway.