Car hits, kills man near Millennium Park

September 24, 2011 8:37:09 AM PDT
One person was killed after being struck by a car early Saturday near Millennium Park.

According to authorities, the victim was 50-year-old man, but police have not released his identity.

They say the man was hit by a passing car near East Monroe Street and Lake Shore Drive at approximately 1:15 a.m.

Police are investigating whether the 45-year-old driver of the car may have been under the influence.

No charges had been filed later Saturday morning.