3 People, Including Young Girl, Hit by Car Near Field Museum - NBC Chicago

3 People, Including Young Girl, Hit by Car Near Field Museum

The victims were taken to area hospitals, but their condition is unknown at this time



    Pedestrians Hit Near Field Museum

    Three poeple have been hospitalized, including a young girl, after they were hit by a car near the Field Museum. .

    (Published Saturday, July 13, 2019)

    At least three people, including a 10-year-old girl, were hit by a car while crossing a street near the Field Museum on Saturday evening.

    According to police, the three individuals were walking in a crosswalk in the 400 block of East McFetridge Drive at approximately 5:42 p.m. when a Ford Focus struck the trio.

    A 39-year-old woman and a 41-year-old man were taken to Northwestern Hospital, while a 10-year-old girl was taken to Lurie Children’s Hospital. The conditions of all three victims have stabilized, according to authorities. 

    A 32-year-old man that police said was driving the vehicle at the time of the incident was issued a citation for failure to yield to pedestrians in a crosswalk.

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