OAK PARK (CBS) — A driver in Oak Park had a brush with a carjacker early Saturday, and it was captured on his car’s dashboard camera.
The driver, who declined to be identified when contacted by CBS 2, posted the incident on Facebook.READ MORE: Still Need A COVID Vaccine? Mass Vaccination Sites Reopen This Week In Cook County
He told CBS 2 that he was exiting the Eisenhower Expressway at Harlem when somebody approached him and demanded his car.READ MORE: No Communication With Firefighters Before Baby Was Found Dead Outside Fire Station; Could Baby Boxes Be A Last-Resort Option In Cases Like This?
He sped off and was not hurt.MORE NEWS: 'Straight To The ATM': As Chicago Area Thieves Target Cash Machines, Store Owners Work On Solutions To Curb The Crime
He said he was fortunate the suspect didn’t start shooting and that there was no traffic nearby so he could escape.