2 killed, 1 seriously hurt in West Side shooting that ended in car crash


Two people were killed and another is in critical condition after a shot on a roadway on the west side Friday night.

Police say two victims were driving south on Cicero Avenue in the 200 block at around 11:17 p.m. when someone in a beige SUV started shooting at the victim’s car.

The two victims were a 20-year-old man and a 29-year-old woman. The man was shot in the thigh, head and armpit and was taken to Mount Sinai in critical condition where he was later pronounced dead.

The woman was shot in the head, back and arm and taken to Stroger hospital in critical condition.


Police say another driver, a 36-year-old man, was caught in the crossfire and was found near the scene where his vehicle struck a parked car. He was found shot in the back and was taken to Mount Sinai where he was later pronounced dead.

The shooters escaped. Area Four detectives are investigating.


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Written by Natalia Chi

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