CHICAGO (CBS) — As bullets started flying, a woman was shot in the chest while behind the wheel–the gunfire coming from a van that had just cut her off.
She was rushed from Auburn Gresham to Advocate Christ Hospital in Oak Lawn in serious, but stable condition. Her driver’s side window was almost completely broken out from the shots fired her way.READ MORE: School Bus Driver Shortage Has Kids Getting To School Late; Companies Point To COVID Vaccine Requirements
It’s just part of the aftermath of the shooting at 87th Street and Racine Avenue, where we know that woman was driving east when a silver minivan cut her off then fired at her.
Police will not say whether this shooting was an act of road rage or a targeted attack.READ MORE: Officer Struck By Car While Directing Traffic In South Loop, 2 In Custody
We do know no one is in custody, with no details from investigators on the shooter or the silver van.
But police did say a bullet was recovered, on the driver’s side door, from the gun used in the shooting.
We checked in with the beauty supply store and gas station nearby. Neither had any information on what happened.MORE NEWS: Woman Restrained By CPD Officer While Walking Dog Still Waiting For Police Report, Body Camera Footage
Area Two detectives are investigating this shooting right now.