Man Killed In Drive-By Shooting

September 07, 2018 - 8:31 pm

CHICAGO (WBBM NEWSRADIO) -- Two men were shot, one fatally, Friday afternoon in the South Side Washington Park neighborhood, according to Chicago police.

At 3:23 p.m., a 34-year-old man was shot in the head while sitting in the passenger seat of a vehicle in the 5100 block of South Calumet Avenue, police said. He was taken to the University of Chicago Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.

A 42-year-old man, who was outside the vehicle, was shot in the abdomen and taken to the same hospital in serious condition, police said.

The shooters were inside a dark-colored sedan, police said. The shooting happened a block away from the CTA’s 51st Street L station.

Area Central detectives were investigating.

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