Man charged in accident which killed an unborn child

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CHICAGO — A 23-year-old man is charged with reckless homicide in the death of an unborn child.

Prosecutors also charge Ramon Martin with reckless driving and other moving violations.

Police say Martin hit a 21-year-old pregnant woman Wednesday night on the 6000 Block of West Fullerton.

Paramedics took the woman to Loyola University Medical Center in serious condition.  The accident caused the death of her unborn child, according to police.
Martin is scheduled to appear in court for a bail hearing.