CHICAGO (CBS) — Chicago police were searching for three men who stole two cars and an SUV from the Ford assembly plant storage lot Wednesday afternoon.
Police said a dark-colored Buick pulled up to the entrance of a vehicle storage lot used by the Ford plant in Hegewisch around 1 p.m. Wednesday, and three men got out and stole two Taurus sedans and an Explorer SUV.READ MORE: SWAT Team Dispatched After Man Barricades Himself In Home On Halsted Street In Lincoln Park
One of the suspects struck a 68-year-old security guard who was trying to close a gate to prevent them from getting away, police said.READ MORE: LOCATED: Matthew La Luz, 32, Last Seen In Rogers Park
The suspects fled south and got onto the Bishop Ford Freeway.
The injured guard was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn in good condition, police said.MORE NEWS: 4 Suspects Apprehended After Woman Is Robbed At Roosevelt Red Line Station; Police Stop Train After Robbers Escape
Area South detectives were investigating.