Driver hits two people at N Frances Street and W Dayton Street

One victim went to the hospital
Driver hits two people at N Frances Street and W Dayton Street
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A driver who police said was driving recklessly hit two people in the crosswalk at N. Frances Street and W. Dayton Street around 6:25 p.m. Saturday.

After hitting the pedestrians, the driver went on to hit a light pole and other vehicles. An officer in the area was able to provide a description to other officers.

According to a police report, another officer responded to the crash. While getting to the scene, the officer saw the suspect car recklessly traveling towards him. The driver attempted to quickly turn and struck a pole.

The two people in the car ran from the vehicle after striking the pole. Both suspects were arrested about a block away from the crash.

The victim was brought to the hospital and is expected to be okay. The two suspects remain in custody while police continue to investigate. According to police, charges are likely to be filed, but were not available.

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