Chicago shooting: Girl, 17, critically injured after being shot, crashing near Chicago State University – What We Know!

CHICAGO (WLS) — A 17-year-old lady was critically injured after being shot and crashing Monday night time close to Chicago State College., police mentioned.

The lady was driving within the 600-block of East ninety fifth Avenue at about 8:21 p.m. when police mentioned a darkish automobile approached and somebody inside fired pictures in her course.

The lady was wounded to the pinnacle and transported to the College of Chicago Medical Heart in essential situation. After present process emergency surgical procedure, sources informed ABC7 she stays in essential situation.

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Chatham resident Molly McKenzie was dwelling and heard a few of the gunfire.

“Me and my daughter was within the kitchen and I heard a shot and I politely reached over and lower the sunshine off,” McKenzie mentioned. “She mentioned, ‘What are you doing that for? I mentioned, ‘You didn’t hear that?”

Finally, McKenzie and different involved neighbors appeared outdoors and noticed the unthinkable.

“We walked to the entrance door and opened it and we noticed a automotive down there and some minutes later is after we noticed the police and the hearth division,” she mentioned.

Chicago State College worker Valerie Watson mentioned she now involved about her security after getting a textual content message warning of the hazard.

“That it was one thing that occurred, it was a taking pictures and to not fear about it,” Watson mentioned, “that it wasn’t a pupil and it wasn’t a school member.”

Whereas police is not going to affirm it, some neighbors mentioned they heard {the teenager} was there to choose somebody up.

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Nobody is in custody. Space Two detectives are investigating.

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