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Coroner identifies woman killed in hit-and-run in Waukegan

Felicita Alcaide, 51, of Waukegan, was killed on New Year’s Day by a hit-and-run driver after she tried crossing the street in Waukegan, authorities said. Maurice Pettigrew, 42, of Evanston, was charged with leaving the scene of an accident involving injury or death and driving without a valid driver’s license. The Waukegan Police Department responded […]

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Man dies after hit-and-run crash in Waukegan

A man in his 40s died early Friday morning after being hit by a vehicle that fled the scene in downtown Waukegan, police said. Waukegan Chief of Police Wayne Walles said that officers and paramedics were called to a report of a man lying in the roadway near Washington Street and Genesee Street in Waukegan […]