Three people shot in parking lot at Six Flags Great America

Shooting took place just minutes before the park closed at 8 pm, Sunday.
Shooting took place just minutes before the park closed at 8 pm, Sunday.(wifr)
Published: Aug. 14, 2022 at 9:40 PM CDT|Updated: Aug. 14, 2022 at 11:38 PM CDT
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GURNEE, Ill. (WIFR) - Three people were shot late Sunday in a shooting outside the SIx Flags Great America amusement park.

A spokesperson for Six Flags Great America said the victims were in a parking lot outside the amusement park when shots were fired from a vehicle around 8:00 p.m. Sunday.

The vehicle immediately drove away. Videos circulating on social media show parkgoers hiding in lines. Two of the people injured were taken to a hospital for evaluation and one refused treatment, according to the spokesperson.

Nobody is in custody at this time.

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