Police officers and paramedics racing to a reported shooting at a celebration in a Chicago area have been hurt after their vehicles collided.
The crash tipped the ambulance on its side.
Two officers and two paramedics were taken to a hospital. Their injuries were not considered to be life-threatening.
The shooting happened about 10 p.m. about the town’s west side. A 16-year-old boy died after being shot in the head and torso in the celebration in an apartment building. Still another 16-year-old boy and also a 17-year-old woman suffered gunshot wounds to their legs. Both were hospitalized.