A wrap-up of news from the Tribune's breaking news desk.
• A car stolen in Burbank and spotted in downtown Chicago twice fled police before crashing into a tree in Niles, according to authorities. The owner of the car contacted OnStar Thursday night and a representative told her the car was in downtown Chicago, authorities said. The woman went downtown and flagged down an officer to report the theft, police said. Read more
• A 20-year-old man was shot on Pulaski Road near 77th Street in the Scottsdale neighborhood, police said. Police said gang members in two cars exchanged words before shots were fired around 1:30 a.m. Read more
• An employee for a CTA contractor suffered minor injuries after coming into contact with the third rail in the State Street subway on the Near North Side, officials said. The worker was taken to a hospital following the incident about 9:15 p.m. Thursday near the Clark/Division station on the Red Line, said Steve Mayberry, a CTA spokesman. Read more