The shooting occurred in the 300 block of East Kensington.
At about 9:39 p.m., a group of people were outside and heading to their vehicles when someone inside a vehicle fired multiple shots, striking six people.
A 32-year-old man was shot in the face, was transported to U of C and is listed in critical condition, police said.
A 38-year-old man was shot in the stomach and is listed in fair condition.
A 15-year-old girl was shot in the arm and is listed in fair condition.
A 42-year-old woman was shot in the arm and armpit. She was later identified as Schenia Smith and she died from her injuries, police said.
A 22-year-old man was shot in the leg and arm and is listed in fair condition.
A 31-year-old man suffered a graze wound to the head and self-transported to the hospital, where he is listed in fair condition.
One of the people wounded is a Chicago firefighter who was off-duty at the time of the shooting, CFD confirmed.
The firefighter is assigned to a South Side firehouse and has been on the job a few years. It is unknown the condition of the firefighter at this time.
There is no one in custody.
Area Two detectives continue to investigate.