Woman shot by police dies, 2 Dolton officers injured

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A woman shot by police in the south suburbs has died, and two officers were injured after an incident at a restaurant led to a shooting and car crash according to WGN News.

A woman died and two police officers were seriously injured in south suburban Dolton after a villagespokesman said the woman drove off and crashed into a building after an incident at a restaurant Tuesday morning.

Dolton spokesman Sean Howard said police received a call from employees of the Baba restaurant at about 1 a.m. who said a woman with a gun was irate that the drive-thru apparently upset that the restaurant was closed.

Officers arrived on the scene and the woman and a male acquaintance were asked to get out of the car. The acquaintance complied but the woman then fled with one officer was reaching inside the vehicle to get the keys, Howard said.