Trucker Hit in Face With Paintball on Skyway

Driver refused medical treatment

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    A truck driver was hit in the face with a paint ball early Friday on the Chicago Skyway, officials said.

    The truck was stopped to enter the skyway at 67th and State streets about 2 a.m. when a car pulled alongside and someone inside shot the driver in the face with a paintball gun, Illinois State Police District Chicago said.

    The driver refused medical treatment, ISP said.

    There were no other injuries.

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