8 Pedestrians Struck, Injured by Vehicle Near Navy Pier - NBC Chicago

8 Pedestrians Struck, Injured by Vehicle Near Navy Pier

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    Video: Taxi Plows Into Pedestrians Near Navy Pier

    Officials said a taxi collided with a vehicle around 4:30 p.m. in the 600 block of East Illinois Street, which resulted in the taxi swerving onto the sidewalk.

     

    (Published Saturday, Sept. 1, 2018)

    Eight pedestrians were hit by a vehicle near Navy Pier on Saturday afternoon, police said.

    Officials said a taxi collided with a vehicle around 4:30 p.m. in the 600 block of East Illinois Street, which resulted in the taxi swerving onto the sidewalk.

    According to the Chicago Fire Department, crews responded around 5 p.m. and eight victims were transported to Illinois Masonic Medical Center and Northwestern Memorial Hospital with minor injuries.

    Police released a statement around 6 p.m. Saturday saying all victims were in good condition.

    No further information was immediately known.

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