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16-year-old boy hit by car after violent attack in northwest Chicago

16-year-old boy hit by car after violent attack in northwest Chicago

16-year-old boy hit by car after violent attack in northwest Chicago

Chicago (CBS) — A 16-year-old boy was hospitalized after being attacked and hit by a car on the city’s Northwest Side Friday night.

Chicago police said that around 11:45 p.m., the boy was beaten by several other men on the street in the 7300 block of West Gregory Street.

The group then got into a white sedan and the driver ran over the victim as they fled the scene in an unknown direction.

The victim suffered a fractured jaw and punctured lungs, among other injuries. He was taken to Lutheran General Hospital in critical condition.

As of Saturday, no one had been arrested.

Detectives from Area 5 are investigating the circumstances surrounding the incident.