CHICAGO – A 1-year-old girl was hospitalized after she was shot in the head on Chicago’s West Side this afternoon.
Police say the girl was inside a car in the 5400 block of W Le Moyne in the city's North Austin neighborhood when someone in a passing vehicle fired shots.
The child was struck in the head and taken to the hospital by family members who were also inside the car at the time.
Police say the girl was in the backseat of a car when a bullet went through the trunk and hit her.
Relatives say they think she'll be okay but there is no official word yet on her condition.
Police are investigating.
This is a developing story. Check back for updates.