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Suburban Chicago Hit and Run Driver Kills Pedestrian

A Chicago area hit and run accident claimed the life of a suburban woman earlier this week in North Aurora, IL. The fatal crash occurred early on Monday October 25, 2010,
near 42 S. Grant St. in the town of North Aurora, IL. According to reports, the driver of a southbound van on Grant St. struck two individuals that were standing near a parked car on the street. The van allegedly clipped the parked car before striking two pedestrians that were standing in front of the parked car. The parked car belonged to one of the Chicago car accident victims. The driver of the van reportedly fled the scene of the accident immediately after striking the two Chicago car accident victims. The at-fault driver turned himself in to the North Aurora Police Department at 5:01 a.m. the next day
The two car accident victims were discovered lying on the pavement near the scene of the crash. Emergency personnel took the injured pedestrians to Provena Mercy Center Hospital in Aurora, IL, where one of the victims was pronounced dead. The other Chicago car crash victim was treated for unspecified injuries at the same hospital. The Kane County Accident Reconstruction Team and North Aurora Police Department have joined to investigate the fatal Chicago car crash. No charges have been filed against the driver responsible for the crash.

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