Oak Park police process the scene of a fatal shooting in the 800 block of South Harlem Avenue on Aug. 17. The victim was reportedly driving north on Harlem and stopped in traffic when someone fired multiple rounds from another vehicle that pulled up alongside. (Photo by Michael Romain)

One person, who has not yet been identified, has died after being shot shortly before 5 p.m. on Aug. 17 in the 800 block of South Harlem Avenue, just south of Garfield Street in Oak Park.

The Oak Park Police Department are investigating the shooting with assistance from the West Suburban Major Crimes Task Force.

According to police, the male victim was in  vehicle stopped in traffic while traveling north on Harlem Avenue when a dark-colored SUV pulled up near the driver’s side then fired multiple rounds into the victim’s vehicle.

The victim was transported to Loyola University Medical Center in Maywood where he later died.

The SUV was last seen traveling west on Harrison Street from Harlem Avenue.

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