3 officers hurt in South Side accident, shooting

September 23, 2013 9:03:10 AM PDT
Three Chicago police officers were hurt in a squad car crash as they were responding to the scene of a shooting involving another officer at 100th and State streets on the South Side.

The officers went to the hospital but were not seriously hurt.

Just minutes before the crash, a Chicago police officer shot a man in that same block. Police say that officer was responding to a domestic disturbance call when he observed two people firing shots at each other. According to police, one man refused to drop his gun when ordered to do so by the officer. The officer then shot him in the foot, police said.

That man was taken to a hospital in good condition.

Police said a weapon was recovered at the scene.


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