A man is in critical condition after he was shot in the South Side Englewood neighborhood Friday evening.

The 26-year-old was standing on the sidewalk with another male at 5:42 p.m. in the 5900 block of South Union, according to Chicago Police. The male heard shots and dropped to the ground. When he got up, he saw the 26-year-old was shot.

He was taken to Stroger Hospital in critical condition with a gunshot wound to the head, police said.