On Monday, July 4, 2016, at approximately 9:15 p.m., a 61-year-old male was struck by a vehicle while crossing the street in the 2600 block of West Peterson Avenue. As a result of the crash, the victim sustained critical injuries. The driver of the striking vehicle fled the scene west on Peterson Av. then north on Talman Av. after the crash without identifying them self or rendering aid to the victim.