ROCKFORD, Ill. (WTVO) ─ Two people were hurt Thursday evening after a shooting led to a traffic crash in Rockford.
Rockford Police said the incident happened on the 4700 block of Auburn St. at 6:55 p.m.
Police say witnesses said two vehicles were seen driving at a high rate of speed before one crashed into another car. The driver of the suspect car was suffering from gunshot wounds and was taken to a hospital, where his condition is said to be life-threatening.
The other suspect vehicle fled the scene, police said.
A small child was injured in the incident, and suffered serious but not life threatening injuries, according to police.