A woman was killed and a man injured in a hit-and-run crash near Midway Airport late Saturday night, police say.
Police say a 42-year-old woman and 39-year-old man were walking northbound in the 5500-block of Archer when a speeding red Jeep struck them. The woman was taken to Christ Hospital where she was pronounced dead. The man was taken to MacNeal Hospital where his condition stabilized.
“I was walking up here and I just seen a girl laying on the floor and there were a bunch of people around her and it looked like the guy sped off and he had ran,” Tim Splitt said.
Some witnesses saw the Jeep drive off and were able to get a license plate. Police have person of interest in custody who they are questioning.