By CBS 2 Chicago Staff

CHICAGO (CBS) — Illinois State Police on Sunday afternoon were investigating a shooting that left a 17-year-old boy wounded in broad daylight on the Dan Ryan Expressway.

At 9:20 a.m., shots were fired from one car toward another in the southbound local lanes of the Dan Ryan near 43rd Street, state police said.

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The car that was fired upon was damaged, but the driver and front-seat passenger – a 38-year-old man and a 41-year-old woman from Chicago, respectively – were not injured. However, a 17-year-old boy in the back seat was shot and was taken to an area hospital with non-life-threatening injuries, state police said.

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The southbound local lanes of the Dan Ryan were shut down for 24 minutes starting at 11 a.m. between 35th and 47th streets.

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Anyone who witnessed the shooting or has any knowledge of it is asked to contact the ISP by phone at (847) 294-4400, or by email at ISP.CrimeTips@Illinois.gov. Witnesses may remain anonymous.

CBS 2 Chicago Staff