CHICAGO (CBS) — A 68-year-old man was shot in the head wounded while driving in his car in Bridgeport Tuesday evening, and he later died.
Police said the man was not the intended target. The scene of the shooting was less than a mile from his home.READ MORE: Florida, Hawaii, D.C. Removed From Chicago Travel Advisory; List Includes 45 States, 2 Territories
At 6:02 p.m., the man was driving east on 31st Street near Halsted Street when someone fired shots and they went through his back window.READ MORE: LIVE UPDATES: Chicago Sky's WNBA Championship Parade And Rally
The man was struck in the head, police said. His 1985 Lincoln Town Car went on to collide with a snowbank.
He was taken to Stroger Hospital of Cook County in critical condition. He was later pronounced dead.MORE NEWS: Fourth Stimulus Check: Can You Expect Another Relief Payment?
No one was in custody in the shooting Tuesday evening.