CHICAGO — Chicago police are searching for the driver involved in a deadly hit-and-run crash on the city’s South Side, the department announced Thursday.
According to police, a northbound white Chevy SUV struck a male pushing a 56-year-old man in a wheelchair in the 9400 block of S. Ashland Ave., around 6:20 p.m., in the city’s Brainerd neighborhood.
The man pushing the wheelchair was pronounced dead at the scene.
The 56-year-old male was transported to Christ Hospital in serious condition.
CPD’s Major Accidents Unit is investigating.
No suspects are in custody. Anyone with information may leave an anonymous tip at cpdtip.com.