Officers responding to shooting injured in crash

CHICAGO -- Two Chicago police officers remain hospitalized with non-life threatening injuries after a crash Wednesday afternoon on the South Side.

The officers were responding to the scene of a shooting but the police SUV crashed into a car at 31st and Shields around 5 p.m.

A total of four people injured. In addition to the officers, two civilians were also hurt. They were taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

The officers were on their way to the feeder ramp to the Dan Ryan Expressway near Cermak and Wentworth. It was there where one person was shot and killed. Another person was injured. The shooting may have happened on the expressway, which falls under the jurisdiction of Illinois State Police.

A police spokesperson says other Chicago police officers did take two people into custody in connection with the shooting.