Details on the accident appear limited at this time.
The fatal crash happened at the intersection of Sibley Boulevard and Evers Avenue at approximately 2:15 a.m. A man was hit by a vehicle as he was walking at the intersection. The vehicle then fled the scene of the collision.
The man was identified as Phillip Willis, 57. He was pronounced dead after being taken to a hospital in Hammond, Indiana.
The accident investigation is being conducted by the Dolton Police Department.
Additional details and possible updates concerning this fatal pedestrian accident can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the April 14, 2018 NBC Chicago article titled “Man Killed in Dolton Hit-and-Run” as well as the April 14 WBBM News Radio article titled “Man Killed In Dolton Hit-And-Run.”