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Three injured in taking pictures outdoor Six Flags Great America close to Chicago

Bycbs editor

Aug 15, 2022

Three humans have been injured in a taking pictures outdoor Six Flags Great America Sunday night in suburban Chicago.
A little earlier than eight p.m. nearby time, pictures have been fired from a automobile withinside the car parking zone of Six Flags, the enjoyment park stated in a statement.
Two humans have been taken to a sanatorium for assessment and a 3rd declined remedy on the scene, Six Flags stated. Their situations have been now no longer confirmed.
The incident created chaos and confusion, with movies published to social media displaying parkgoers trying to refuge in area or hide. Multiple organizations responded, such as Illinois State Police.
A supply instructed CBS Chicago that no arrests had been made.
Six Flags stated it closed the park early, with traffic and workforce being led out with the aid of using officers.
Six Flags Great America is placed in Gurnee, a village that’s a part of the Chicago metro area. The Gurnee Police Department is investigating the taking pictures.