Pedestrian robbed after being hit by car on Chicago's West Side: police

A 30-year-old man told Chicago police that he was hit by a car and robbed in East Garfield Park Thursday morning. 

The victim says he was crossing the street in the first block of South Kedzie Avenue at 12:36 a.m. when a white four-door sedan struck him. 

Four men armed with a gun got out of the car and took the victim's personal belongings. The men got back in the sedan and fled southbound. 

Police say the victim self-transported to Stroger Hospital in fair condition with a cut on his thumb. 


No arrests have been reported. Area Four detectives are investigating the incident. 

Police initially reported that the victim was shot at. This was not a shooting incident.