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CHICAGO (CBS) — A 21-year-old man has been charged in a hit-and-run crash that killed a 70-year-old woman on Lower Wacker Drive in December 2020.

Police said Marcel Windham was arrested Tuesday by a fugitive task force, after he was identified as the driver who collided head-on with Christine Campbell’s car as she was driving at the intersection of Lower Wacker Drive and Columbus Drive around 11:45 p.m. on Dec. 2, 2020.

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Windham ditched his car after the crash and fled the scene, according to police.

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He has been charged with one felony count of reckless homicide, and one felony count of leaving the scene of a fatal accident.

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He is due to appear in bond court Wednesday afternoon.

Source: CBS Chicago

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