Man sentenced to 120 days for hit-and-run crash that killed Chicago teen in Burr Ridge

ByABC7 Chicago Digital Team WLS logo
Tuesday, May 16, 2023
Man gets 120 days in prison for hit-and-run that killed Chicago teen
Marvin Mejia was sentenced to 120 days in prison for a hit-and-run crash that killed Bogan High School student Alex Hunt in Burr Ridge, IL.

BURR RIDGE, Ill. (WLS) -- A suburban man has been sentenced in the hit-and-run death of a teenager in Burr Ridge.

Alex Hunt, 16, was killed last March as he walked across Route 83 at Central Avenue.

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Marvin Mejia of Woodridge pleaded guilty to failure to report an accident involving death.

He was sentenced to 120 days behind bars and two years of probation.

Hunt was a junior at Bogan High School in Chicago.