Road rage shooting and car crash in Jefferson Park
An apparent road rage incident led to a drive-by shooting and a car crash in the Jefferson Park neighborhood.
A 37 year-old man from the northwest suburbs was shot in the back in his car at Lavergne and Sunnyside at about 5:30 a.m. Friday; he and his brother managed to drive the car to Avondale and Nagle where they flagged down an ambulance.
The shooters crashed the SUV into a minivan at Foster and Nagle, injuring a bystander; then as many as four people jumped out of the SUV and ran away.
Police recovered an automatic handgun from the SUV.
The man with the gunshot wound is being treated at Lutheran General Hospital; the man who was hit by the SUV is at Resurrection Hospital.