1 killed, 1 wounded in Bronzeville shooting

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Tuesday, April 21, 2015

CHICAGO (WLS) -- One man is dead and another man is hurt after a shooting near a gas station in Chicago's Bronzeville neighborhood.

Police said a 25-year-old man driving a silver car was shot several times around 2:20 a.m. Tuesday. He eventually drove into a fire hydrant near East 47th Street and South Vincennes Avenue. Police said he was pronounced dead at the scene.

A 26-year-old male passenger was shot in the back and had a graze wound on his neck. Police said he walked to Providence Hospital and was transferred to Stroger Hospital, where his is recovering Tuesday.

Area Central detectives are investigating the shooting. No one is in custody.