5-Year-Old Boy Fatally Struck By Car In Englewood

A 5-year-old boy has died after he was struck by a car in Chicago's Englewood neighborhood late Friday night.

Video Transcript

- Breaking news here in Chicago now. Back home, overnight, a tragedy in Englewood. A five-year-old boy is killed. Police tell us a 44-year-old driver lost control of his SUV around 11 o'clock last night near Marquette and Lowe after hitting an electrical box. Now, that caused him to crash into the boy.

The child was walking on a sidewalk with his family. They weren't hurt. But the boy was taken to a hospital, where he was pronounced dead. The driver and his passenger also hospitalized, though none of their injuries serious. Police are now looking into what happened.