Chicago Police SUV involved in crash in Chatham

SHARE Chicago Police SUV involved in crash in Chatham
police_lights91_300x1889.jpg

Two male Chicago Police officers were injured in a crash early Saturday in the Chatham neighborhood on the South Side.

About 2 a.m., a 56-year-old man driving a Kia made a left turn out of a parking lot in the 500 block of East 79th Street and struck the officers’ SUV, which was traveling east on 79th Street, according to Chicago Police.

The officers were taken to an area hospital with minor injuries, while the 56-year-old driver was taken to Jackson Park Hospital with non-life threatening injuries, police said. He was cited for failure to yield and driving with no insurance.

The Latest
The boy was found about 10:20 p.m. in a home in the 3600 block of West Franklin Boulevard with gunshot wounds to his chest and head, police said.
Connor Bedard punched the boards, Petr Mrazek yelled at Jaycob Megna and everything else went equally poorly for the Hawks in a 5-0 defeat Thursday.
Oronde Hardy, 50, is charged with first-degree murder and attempted murder in the attack.
Four people were shot Monday evening. Two have died. Trivell Pruitt, 53, is being held in the attack in the 7100 block of South State Street. A second shooter remains at large.