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In the Back of the Yards shooting, 1 person is dead and 1 is seriously injured

A man was killed and another was seriously injured in a shooting at the Back of the Yards at noon on Tuesday.

At about 11:35 a.m., two men were standing in the 1700 block of West 51st Street when a black pickup truck pulled up and four gunmen opened fire, hitting them both, Chicago police said.

Police said one of the men, whose age is unknown, was taken to the University of Chicago Medical Center, where he died. His name has not been revealed.

The second man, 24, was shot twice in the “lower extremities” and was taken to the University of Chicago, where he is in serious condition, officials said.

No one was in custody.