Ridesharing driver shot in leg near Chinatown

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Wednesday, April 12, 2017

CHICAGO (WLS) -- A ridesharing driver was shot in the thigh near Chinatown Tuesday afternoon, Chicago police said said.

The shooting occurred in the 300-block of West Cermak Road at about 5:52 p.m., police said. A dark colored van pulled alongside the victim and fired multiple shots and fled the scene, police said.

The 31-year-old woman was wounded in the leg and transported in good condition to Northwestern Memorial Hospital, where her condition stabilized, police said.

A male passenger was inside the victim's vehicle was unharmed in the shooting.

No one was in custody Tuesday night.