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Hit And Run Near Pulaski And Irving Park Leaves Pedestrian Fighting For His Life

The hit and run happened in a block with a high volume of pedestrian traffic and is near multiple CTA bus stops.

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IRVING PARK — A man suffered life-threatening injuries after being hit by an SUV that then drove off Saturday evening.

A dark-colored SUV was reportedly seen moving through the 3900 block of North Pulaski Road around 9:30 p.m. Saturday when it hit a man walking in the street.

The SUV’s driver didn’t stop, render aid or exchange information with anyone, police said. The hit and run happened in a block with a high volume of pedestrian traffic and is near multiple CTA bus stops, the Blue Line, a Walgreens and an entrance and exit to the Kennedy expressway.

In an alert Monday evening, police said the injuries the man sustained in the hit and run are life-threatening. No additional information regarding his condition or the hit and run was available on Tuesday morning.

Anyone with information about this incident is being asked to contact the Major Accident Investigation Unit at 312-745-4521.

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