Avondale Man Charged in Hit-and-Run, 5 Injured
A man from Avondale has been charged with three felonies after allegedly fleeing the scene of a three-car accident on Chicago’s Near North Side that left five people injured.
Police say Michael McFaul was traveling east on West Division Street and collided with two taxis shortly before 4:00 a.m. Sunday. The 30 year-old McFaul has been charged with three felony counts of leaving the scene of an accident.
According to a statement released by police News Affairs, five ambulances were dispatched to the scene of the accident. Two people in one cab were transported to Northwestern Memorial Hospital with minor injuries. Three pedestrians were also injured in the crash. All three suffered leg injuries and are listed in serious to critical condition at local hospitals.
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