Car strikes business after South Loop shooting

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Chicago police investigate the scene where a shoot out took place causing a vehicle to crash into a building, Saturday night, in the 1000 block of South Desplaines, in the South Loop neighborhood. | Tyler LaRiviere/Sun-Times

A car crashed into a business after being shot at in the South Loop Saturday night. 

About 11:28 p.m., people in a grey Infinity drove off a gas station lot in the 1000 block of South Desplaines Street and were eastbound when someone in a green SUV opened fire, Chicago police said.

The Infinity struck the side of a business and came to a stop, police said. No one was injured and the occupants of the car ran off. 

Area Central detectives are investigating.

Chicago police investigate the scene where a shoot out took place causing a vehicle to crash into a building, Saturday night, in the 1000 block of South Desplaines, in the South Loop neighborhood. | Tyler LaRiviere/Sun-Times

Chicago police investigate the scene where a shoot out took place causing a vehicle to crash into a building, Saturday night, in the 1000 block of South Desplaines, in the South Loop neighborhood. | Tyler LaRiviere/Sun-Times

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