MORTON GROVE, Ill. — An 86-year-old man was fatally struck by a car in a Morton Grove hit-and-run on Friday night.
Leonid Belogur was killed while walking at the intersection of Shermer Road and Greenwood Street about 5 p.m. Friday, according to authorities. The driver fled the scene.
Morton Grove police closed off the intersection for several hours Friday evening. Greenwood has stop signs in either direction; Shermer does not. It’s not a well-lit area. Neighbors told WGN they’ve often complained about cars speeding down the street.