Ike shut down due to shooting

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By Maria Maxham

A shooting on the Eisenhower Expressway stopped eastbound traffic on Saturday, May 16 around 3:28 p.m. Forest Park police were called to assist state police at Circle Avenue and I-290, according to Forest Park Police Chief Tom Aftanas.

Aftanas said the case is "not ours" and is being investigated by the state police.

According to the Chicago Sun-Times, a 32-year-old Broadview man driving eastbound on I-290 was hit by a shot fired from another vehicle. He was taken to the hospital. The injuries were not life-threatening.

The case is still under investigation.

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