A 51-year-old man died early this morning after being struck by a hit-and-run driver in the Logan Square neighborhood on the Northwest Side.
The man's name was not being released pending confirmation that his family has been notified, He was pronounced dead at 1:10 a.m. at Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center.
About 12:05 a.m., the man was struck by a vehicle in the 3000 block of North Milwaukee Avenue
A witness told police the man was walking east, trying to cross Milwaukee at Ridgeway Avenue, when an SUV heading south hit him. The victim was in a crosswalk when he was struck.
The vehicle was a black Chevrolet Suburban with blue lights