Hit-and-Run Dundee Rd, West of Route 53: Cook County Sheriff Alerts Area Police

UPDATE: Vehicle discovered in Buffalo Grove about 6:20 p.m. Suspect in custody.

Cook County Sheriff’s Police Department alerted area police departments of a hit-and-run crash that occurred on westbound Dundee Road, west of Route 53. The offending vehicle also struck a light pole after a personal injury crash that occurred about 4:09 p.m. Monday. The offending vehicle is reported to be a silver Honda Accord with license K 132 981 — presumably Illinois.

The offending vehicle is expected to have heavy front end passenger side damage, and was last seen fleeing eastbound on Dundee Road. The driver is wanted for leaving the scene of a personal injury crash.

Arlington Heights and Palatine firefighter/paramedics responded about 4:15 p.m. Monday to check on an injured child after the crash. Arlington Heights firefighter/paramedics transported one patient to a local hospital.

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