07/13/2013 11:40 am ET

Taste of Chicago 2013: Two Seriously Injured By ATV Driven By Fest Worker


GRANT PARK — Two people remained hospitalized Saturday after a private contractor working at the Taste of Chicago struck them while backing up an all-terrain vehicle Friday night, officials said.

The two were hit by the ATV, which had been collecting trash at the festival, at 7:15 p.m., officials said. The driver of the ATV had reversed the ATV before striking the two, said Officer Jose Estrada, a Chicago Police spokesman.

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