Car hits pedestrian, kills dog in Albany Park

Chicago police are asking for the public’s help in identifying the person responsible for hitting a pedestrian walking his dog and then fleeing the scene to the northwest side.

On September 30, at approximately 5:15 p.m., police said the driver of a vehicle struck a 31-year-old man who was walking his dog in the 4200 block of North Pulaski Road.

The man was taken to an area hospital with serious injuries, police said. The dog did not survive.


Police say the vehicle may be a 1998 to 2011 Mercury Grand Marquis. It was last seen heading south on Pulaski Road from Berteau Avenue.

Surveillance image of vehicle wanted in Albany Park hit-and-run September 30, 2022 | Chicago Police Department

Anyone with information is asked to contact investigators at 312-745-4521.