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updated: 7/30/2013 4:13 PM

Man shot at South suburban golf course

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Associated Press

A Blue Island golf course manager says he believes a shooting that injured a man as he loaded his clubs is a car was an isolated incident.

The Southtown Star reported the 42-year-old golfer was shot in the arm and leg last week at Blue Island's Meadows Golf Club.

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The man was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center.

General manager Jerry Vidovic calls the shooting "a mystery" and "a terrible incident." He says there's never been a shooting at the course.

Vidovic says the man who was shot was a regular player at the club who'd just finished practicing when he was shot by someone in a blue vehicle, which drove away.

Blue Island police told the paper they're investigating but didn't return a message seeking comment Tuesday.

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