Updated: June 14, 2013 8:09AM
A pedestrian was found dead early Friday after a hit-and-run accident in the South Side Englewood neighborhood, police said.
Officers responded at 3:40 a.m. to the 6000 block of South Yale to a report of a pedestrian struck by a car, police News Affairs Officer Ronald Gaines said.
A 40-year-old man was dead at the scene, Gaines said.
The police Major Accident Investigation Unit is investigating.