Man wounded by gunfire on I-94 near 47th Street

The shooting happened about 8:20 p.m. on I-94 near 47th Street, according to Illinois State Police.

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One person was injured in a shooting Dec. 27, 2021, on I-94.

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A man was wounded by gunfire on Interstate 94 on the South Side Monday night.

The shooting happened about 8:20 p.m. near 47th Street, when someone inside an unknown vehicle opened fire, striking the 44-year-old man, according to the Illinois State Police.

He was hospitalized with injuries not life-threatening, police said.

The northbound lanes of I-94 were closed at Garfield Boulevard during the investigation, but reopened about 10:45 p.m., police said.

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