Two girls struck by hit-and-run driver on Northwest Side
CHICAGO — Two girls were hit by a driver on the city’s Northwest Side.
It happened at about 8:00 a.m. Tuesday in the 3400 block of North Austin in the Dunning neighborhood.
The girls are 7 and 14 years old.
The 7-year-old is hospitalized in serious condition. There’s no information yet on the 14-year-old.
Police say the driver fled the scene but was taken into custody a short distance away.
Charges are pending.