Motorcyclist Taner Kapan, 25, dies after being struck by vehicle, the driver of which fled the scene on foot on Irving Park Road in Chicago, Illinois

Modified Date: 
Mon, 04/25/2022 - 11:00pm
Accident Date: 
Saturday, April 23, 2022

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Taner Kapan, 25, was going east on Irving Park Road near Lockwood Avenue at 8:30 p.m. when the driver of a 2003 BMW sedan struck him and drove away, Chicago police said.

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Barajas says that after the crash, the driver rushed to the backseat of the sedan to grab a child, and then fled the scene.

Hit and Run
People Involved: 
Taner Kapan