Chicago police: Woman critically injured in Avalon Park hit-and-run

ByMaher Kawash WLS logo
Friday, March 17, 2023
CPD releases surveillance images in Avalon Park hit-and-run
Chicago police have released surveillance images of a car suspected in a hit-and-run that left a woman critically injured Avalon Park.

CHICAGO (WLS) -- A woman was critically injured in a hit-and-run in the Avalon Park neighborhood Thursday night, Chicago police said.

The incident occurred in the 7900-block of South East End Avenue at about 8:45 p.m.

Police said the woman was crossing the street when the driver of a silver sedan hit her and left the scene.

Police believe the driver drove away westbound down 79th Street.

Chicago police have released an image of a car suspected in a hit-and-run in the Avalon Park neighborhood.
Chicago police

The woman was transported to the University of Chicago Medical Center in critical condition, police said.

Police describe the vehicle as a light color, possibly gray, 2013 - 2016 Chevrolet Malibu with Illinois plates. The car is believed to have right side front end, hood, and windshield damage.

Car is missing a right side mirror and has a long, dark mark on the driver's side door.

No one is in custody and the Major Accidents Unit is investigating.

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