CHICAGO — One person is dead and two others wounded following a Saturday morning shooting on I-55 near Cicero Avenue.
The incident occurred in the northbound lanes about 1:55 a.m. Saturday, according to Illinois State Police. Police responding to the scene found three people inside a car.
The car's 27-year-old driver had been fatally shot multiple times. A 19-year-old woman in the backseat was also shot and taken to a nearby hospital in critical condition. A 16-year-old boy in the front seat was shot. Police said his wound was not life-threatening.
Northbound lanes were closed early Saturday as police investigated. All lanes were open as of 7:30 a.m.
Anyone with information is asked to contact state police at 847-294-4400.