CHICAGO – One person is dead, and two others hurt, including a 5-year-old, following a shooting and crash on Chicago’s South Side this afternoon.
The crash happened near 71st and Morgan.
Witnesses say the driver of a jeep was shot and killed behind the wheel.
Police say the 31-year-old was dropping off a passenger when someone approached and opened fire hitting him in the chest.
The victim tried to drive away but crashed into at least two cars. His passenger, a 21-year-old woman, suffered minor injuries.
A 63-year-old woman and a 5-year-old boy were inside one of the cars and both were hospitalized.
Police say their injuries are not life threatening.
Police continue to investigate.
There have been no arrests.