Crash on SB Route 53 Near Higgins; One Driver Bails and Starts Running NB on Martingale Rd, Schaumburg

Elk Grove Village firefighter/paramedics and Illinois State Police responded about 12:27 AM Monday to a report of a crash on southbound Route 53 near Higgins Road. Elk Grove Village firefighter/paramedics reported one subject ran from the scene and was last seen heading northbound on foot on Martingale Road.

Schaumburg police were searching the area, and reported the crash occurred on Route 53 closer to Schaumburg Road. The hit-and-run offender was described as a male/black subject, 5’11” wearing a white T-shirt and blue jeans.

Schaumburg police received an update that the man ran westbound on Schaumburg Road.

Get updates from The Cardinal CRIME BLOG ‘Plus’ on Facebook. Just ‘LIKE’ the ‘Arlington Cardinal Crime & Forensics’ Page (become a fan of our page). The updates cover all posts in the 24/7 Crime Alerts! and sub-categories. See all of The Cardinal Facebook fan pages at …