CHICAGO (CBS) — A man is dead after being shot while driving in broad daylight in the West Garfield Park neighborhood Thursday.
The 35-year-old man was driving down the 3900 block of West Van Buren Street at 11:24 a.m., when someone in a black sport-utility vehicle – possibly a Jeep – opened fire, police said.READ MORE: Liana Wallace On 'Survivor' All-Black Alliance Falling Apart: 'Just Wanted Us To Make Top 8, Then We Can Have World War II''
The man was shot in the chest and hit two other vehicles after he was struck, police said.READ MORE: Suburban Family Still In Shock After They Hired Home Improvement Contractor Via HomeAdvisor, Only For The Contractor To Smash Up Their Property
The man was rushed to Mount Sinai Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.
The assailant fled south on Springfield Avenue, police said.MORE NEWS: Governor Pritzker Announces $300 Million In Grants For Daycare Centers
As of Thursday afternoon, no one was in custody and Area Four detectives were investigating.