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CHICAGO — A 69-year-old woman was seriously injured in a hit-and-run late late Tuesday in West Ridge, police said.

At 9:55 p.m., the woman was crossing the street in the 7100 block of North Ridge Boulevard when someone driving a red SUV hit her, police said. The driver drove off.

The woman was taken to St. Francis Hospital in serious condition, police said.

No one was in custody. An investigation was ongoing. Twitter @BauerJournalism