The outbreak of shootings came after a two-week period of relative calm and, once again, coincided with an improvement in the weather, as temperatures climbed into the 80s.
The crash involved a van or minibus that crashed into a tree.
Nine people have been wounded in shootings across the city since Friday night, police said.
Two men were killed and seven others – including three boys just 14 years old – were wounded in shootings in Chicago within a period of eight hours Wednesday night and early Thursday morning.
At least eight people were killed and 40 others were injured in separate shootings in a violent weekend in Chicago.
Another violent night on the streets of Chicago has sent eight people – including two teenage boys – to the hospital.
Police are searching for a 14-year-old girl who has been missing from her South Side home for nearly a week.
Someone was found shot this morning in a home in the South Side’s Hamilton Park neighborhood.
Englewood neighborhood residents were in real danger for a little while, after police found a parked truck containing weapons, ammunition and what appeared to be a grenade.
A 14-year-old boy said he was just walking down the street when someone ran up and shot him in the South Side’s Hamilton Park neighborhood.
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