Elk Grove police seek help in finding SUV involved in fatal hit-and-run

By Madison Savedra
Daily Herald correspondent
Updated 11/3/2021 6:46 PM

Elk Grove Village police on Wednesday asked for the public's assistance in identifying an SUV that was involved in a fatal hit-and-run Oct. 13.

The make and model of the car are unknown, but police said it may have front- or passenger's-side damage and is thought to be a dark color.


Linda Washington, 62 of Elk Grove Village was walking east along the north side of Higgins near Touhy Avenue about 6:15 a.m. Oct. 13 when a westbound vehicle struck her.

Anyone with information on case should call officer Nicholas Langendorf in the Elk Grove Village Police Department traffic unit at (847)-357-4189.

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