By CBS 2 Chicago Staff

CHICAGO (CBS) — A rideshare driver was shot and wounded during an attempted carjacking in Chicago’s Bronzeville neighborhood Friday night.

According to police, just before 7 p.m. a male passenger tried to rob the driver at gunpoint near 41st and Wabash.

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The driver struggled with the robber robber, and the gun went off, grazing the driver’s abdomen.

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The gunman got away.

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The 42-year-old driver is hospitalized but expected to recover.

CBS 2 Chicago Staff