Driver charged with Morton Grove hit-and-run that hurt toddler

SUN-TIMES MEDIA WIRE - A woman has been charged with driving away after a hitting three pedestrians with her vehicle, including a 2-year-old child, on Wednesday morning in north suburban Morton Grove.

Yogini Tailor, 54, faces a felony count of leaving the scene of an accident involving injury for the 11 a.m. crash in the 8500 block of Menard Avenue, according to Morton Grove police.

Her vehicle went off the road and hit a house, the toddler, and a man and woman in their 20s, police said. They were taken to Lutheran General Hospital in Park Ridge, where their conditions were stabilized, police said.

The driver took off, but was pulled over while heading west on Dempster, police said.

Tailor, a Des Plaines resident, was scheduled to appear in court on Thursday.

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