2 women hit by car in River North; driver charged with DUI

May 24, 2013 5:56:59 AM PDT
A driver is charged with DUI after hitting two women with his car as they were crossing the street in River North Thursday night.

The 26-year-old victims were walking in the on West Ontario near North Wells. Police say 26-year-old Michael Lapato of Lisle didn't slow down and failed to yield to the pedestrians. He's charged with driving under the influence.

Both women are hospitalized in stable condition.