Police seek red Jeep’s driver in fatal Lakeview hit-and-run

CHICAGO — Police have released photos of the red Jeep that killed a 56-year-old woman in a Lakeview hit-and-run late Thursday.

The woman was crossing the street in the 3300 block of North Halsted Street just after 9 p.m. Thursday when she was struck by a red Jeep Renegade driving southbound on the busy road, according to the Chicago Police Department.

The victim was taken to Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center, where she was later pronounced dead. The Cook County Medical Examiner's Office identified the woman as Dorata Gieslinska of the 3600 block of North Osage Avenue.