Car crashes into garbage truck, flees scene

Crash happened near Ray Ellison, Fair Valley

Published On: Dec 21 2012 01:47:20 PM CST

A car with five children in it crashed into a garbage truck and then fled the scene of the accident Friday morning on the city's Southwest Side.

Police said the garbage truck was traveling south on Ray Ellison Drive at 7 a.m., when the car veered off the road at Fair Valley, causing the truck to hit the car.

A man driving the car took off and dropped off the children at a home and left, police said.

Police said they know who the man is and are looking for him.

No one was injured in the crash.