CHICAGO (CBS) — Two women were shot Wednesday afternoon while in a vehicle in the South Austin neighborhood.
The women, ages 22 and 24, were stopped at a traffic light heading east on Harrison Street at Cicero Avenue when another vehicle pulled up and someone inside fired shots at them, police said.READ MORE: COVID In Illinois: 3,193 New Cases, 17 Additional Deaths
The victims’ vehicle came to rest after hitting a parked car on Harrison Street on the other side of Cicero Avenue, police said.READ MORE: City Pausing Vaccination Program For Homebound Seniors, And Other Clinics That Rely On Johnson & Johnson Vaccine Amid Federal Review Of Blood Clots
The older woman was shot in the face and was taken to Stroger Hospital of Cook County in serious condition, police said. The younger woman was shot in the right foot and was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital, where her condition was stabilized, police said.
Area Four detectives were investigating Wednesday afternoon.MORE NEWS: CPS, CTU Still In Talks Over Teachers' COVID Safety Concerns
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