Vehicle crashes after being shot at in West Garfield Park – 2 dead, 1 wounded
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Two people were killed and one person was wounded when a vehicle they were in was shot at and crashed early Wednesday in the West Garfield Park neighborhood on the West Side.
Five people were traveling in the vehicle when someone fired shots into the vehicle, causing it to crash and strike a pillar about 3:40 a.m. in the 4300 block of West Lake, according to Chicago Police.
Humberto Gamino, 21, was shot twice in the chest and once in the wrist and Joanna Gutierrez, 22, was shot in the back. Both were taken to Mount Sinai Hospital where they were pronounced dead, according to police and the Cook County Medical Examiner’s Office.
Gamino was from southwest suburban Joliet and Gutierrez was from south suburban Palatine, officials said.
A 19-year-old man was shot in the chest and was in serious condition at Stroger Hospital, police said.
The other two people in the vehicle were not wounded, police said.
Area North detectives were investigating.