By CBS 2 Chicago Staff

CHICAGO (CBS) — A woman was shot and critically wounded Wednesday night in the Belmont Cragin community.

At 8:40 p.m., the 37-year-old woman was in the passenger seat of a moving vehicle in the 5300 block of West Wrightwood Avenue when a dark-colored sport-utility vehicle passed by and someone inside fired shots and struck her in the head, police said.

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The vehicle with the wounded woman then crashed into another car at Diversey and Laramie avenues, btu there were no injuries.

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The woman was taken to Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center in critical condition.

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No one was in custody late Wednesday. Area Five detectives were investigating.

CBS 2 Chicago Staff