At Least 3 Shot in Parking Lot of Six Flags Great America in Illinois

8/15/2022 2:03:00 PM

Several law enforcement agencies responded to a reported shooting Sunday evening at Six Flags Great America in Gurnee, authorities said.

Photos posted to social media showed police escorting large crowds of visitors, with some being escorted by police from the amusement park.

Several law enforcement agencies responded to a reported shooting Sunday evening at Six Flags Great America in Gurnee, authorities said.

Two people were taken to the hospital for evaluation and a third declined treatment, according to park officials Published August 14, 2022 • Updated 1 hour ago Three people were injured Sunday evening in a shooting outside Six Flags Great America in Gurnee, Illinois, sparking a massive law enforcement presence and a chaotic scene at the amusement park.Gurnee police responded to the park after receiving 911 calls around 7:50 p.Published 16 mins ago • Updated 11 mins ago A large law enforcement presence was visible Sunday evening at Six Flags Great America in Gurnee, as shown in photos and videos posted to social media.ArrowRight The man was found in the roadway and died at a hospital, according to police.

A spokesperson for Six Flags Great America said three people were injured when shots were fired from a single vehicle in the parking lot.The vehicle immediately drove away from the scene following the shooting, according to the spokesperson.Police said a white sedan entered the parking lot and drove toward the front entrance, where the suspects got out and started shooting at another person in the parking lot.Two people were taken to the hospital for evaluation while a third declined treatment.Check back for updates on this developing story.Following the shooting, the park closed early for the evening.Two people were shot and taken to Advocate Condell in Libertyville with non-life-threatening injuries.Photos posted to social media showed visitors escorted by police leaving the amusement park.The man died at the scene, police said.

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