Boy, 3, critically injured in hit-and-run on Chicago’s Southwest Side

Photo vehicle leaving the scene.

Photo of vehicle leaving the scene.

CHICAGO -- Police are searching for a hit-and-run driver who critically injured a 3-year-old on the Southwest Side.

It happened at the intersection of 63rd and Natchez just after 6 p.m.

Patrick Zbylut and his family were heading to an uncle's house to get ready for trick-or-treating when he was struck.

He was transported to Loyola Hospital. His family says he is in very critical condition and may have suffered a brain injury.

The vehicle that hit Patrick is described as beige or tan in color, a four-door older model and possibly a Toyotal Corolla.

It was last seen traveling westbound on 63rd St from Natchez toward Harlem Avenue.

If you have any information, please contact Chicago police.

Patrick Zbylut. Photo provided by family

Patrick Zbylut. Photo provided by family