Pedestrian in wheelchair struck on N. Michigan Road
Southbound Michigan Road is closed while police investigate an accident involving a pedestrian.
Police say there was a collision between a vehicle and a person in a motorized wheelchair near Michigan Road and Township Line Road. The accident happened just before 9:30 p.m. Wednesday.
The male pedestrian was taken to St. Vincent Hospital on W. 86th Street in serious condition. Police say the man appears to have suffered a fractured leg and is alert.
The crash does not appear to be a hit-and-run, police said.
Michigan Road is blocked at Cooper Road while police investigate the crash.