A shooting on the Dan Ryan expressway closed the inbound lanes early Monday morning. CBS 2’s Vi Nguyen reports.
Chicago police, firefighters, and paramedics and Illinois State Police responded about 4:20 a.m. Monday October 29, 2018 to a report of a shooting on the inbound Dan Ryan Expressway near 87th Street. Upon arrival, police and firefighters and medics found tan or champagne color Chevy minivan in the left lane with the driver’s side window shot out with three victims at the scene.
Three people were injured. Two were transported to hospital — one listed in serious condition and one listed in good good condition. Police said a 27-year-old man was shot in the leg multiple times. He was transported to University of Chicago Medical Center in serious condition, but is expected to survive. The other two victims were injured by debris from the shooting.
Illinois State Police are investigating the shooting on the Dan Ryan expressway, and investigators were immediately on the scene. All inbound lanes on the Dan Ryan were closed from 87th Street to Marquette. Illinois State Police also shut down the inbound lanes from to Marquette Road to 79th Street at about 4:30 a.m. All entrance ramps from 79th Street to Marquette Road are closed as well. The estimated time for opening the road closures was unknown as of 6:45 a.m.
IB lanes of Dan Ryan back open after 3 injured in shooting near Marquette Road: https://t.co/hzbtG2a40C pic.twitter.com/AzZBvSlTRn
— ABC 7 Chicago (@ABC7Chicago) October 29, 2018
UPDATE: Inbound lanes of Dan Ryan Expressway reopen following early morning shooting https://t.co/YSzq2OqU7B pic.twitter.com/lHe0TCUtcF
— FOX 32 News (@fox32news) October 29, 2018
UPDATE: All lanes open on IB Dan Ryan after shooting investigation https://t.co/uzvQuy6GKU pic.twitter.com/qgjeX8JREh
— WGN TV News (@WGNNews) October 29, 2018
Shooting shuts down inbound Dan Ryan Expressway at 71st Street https://t.co/34xfG6F26i pic.twitter.com/i3HjiJRSzZ
— NBC Chicago (@nbcchicago) October 29, 2018
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