A 21-year-old man is charged with first-degree murder in connection with a fatal crash on the Edens Expressway.
According to authorities, Jose Colon rear-ended another driver on I-94 near Touhy early Sunday morning.
The impact of the crash caused both vehicles to lose control. Police said Colon took off after both cars ended up in a ditch. The other driver was pronounced dead on the scene.
Colon is scheduled to appear in court later this morning.