CHICAGO — Two men were injured Saturday afternoon in a pair of shootings on the West Side. 

The first incident occurred just before 1 p.m. in the 4100 block of W. Washington, where a 19-year-old male standing outside was shot in the lower back.

He was taken to Stroger Hospital in good condition. 

About an hour later, police say a 23-year-old man was standing in the 300 block of S. Hamlin when someone in a stolen Chevy Equinox opened fire. 

The 23-year-old was also struck in the back and taken to Mount Sinai Hospital in critical condition. 

No one is in custody in either shooting.

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Chicago police are investigating.