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Bill Jones, Editor
9:50 am CDT October 1, 2019

Illinois State Police said three people were not injured after their vehicle was shot at the evening of Sept. 30 while traveling eastbound on Interstate 80 near LaGrange Road.

The incident took place around 9:02 p.m. that evening, according to a press release issued the next day by Illinois State Police.

Police said they are investigating the incident and circumstances of the shooting, and promised to publish additional updates as they become available.

When asked how many shots were fired, where they were fired from, what prompted the shooting, and if there was a description of vehicle or suspects available, Trooper DeAnn Falat said she did not have any other details regarding the investigation as of 9:48 a.m. Oct. 1.

Anyone who witnessed the shooting or has any knowledge of it is asked to contact Illinois State Police Zone 3 at (815) 726-6377. Callers can remain anonymous, police said.