By Mary Chappell
CHICAGO (CBS) — A man was shot and killed in Brighton Park early Sunday, police said.READ MORE: 'An Important Time For Us': Chicagoans Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month
The man, 23, was at a traffic light facing southbound in the 3700 block of South Kedzie Avenue at about 5:28 a.m. when an SUV heading northbound stopped next to him.READ MORE: Downtown Chicago Roadblocks Quell Mexican Independence Day Street Celebrations
The offender engaged in a brief conversation with the victim, authorities said. When the light turned green, the victim started to drive southbound when the offender began firing shots at the victim. He was shot in the head and pronounced dead at the scene — 5500 South Albany Avenue.MORE NEWS: 'We're Back': Store Owner Reopens Chicago Sports On Michigan Avenue After 2020 Unrest
The shooter fled the scene and nobody is in custody as Area One detectives investigate.