ATLANTA — Two people were shot in a road rage incident on the downtown connector, Atlanta Police’s night commander Capt. Christian Hunt told Channel 2 Action News.
[DOWNLOAD: Free WSB-TV News app for alerts as news breaks]
Police responded to I-75 near 10th Street just before 10 p.m. to a call about a person shot.
According to Hunt, two victims inside of a BMW inadvertently cut off a driver of a silver SUV.
The driver of the SUV then pulled alongside the car and fired multiple shots into the vehicle, striking the driver and passenger multiple times in the arm, Hunt said.
- Missing Athens mom’s body found burned after she tells daughter ‘they won’t let me go’
- Georgia man to serve 10 years in prison after firing shots into vehicle, killing a 17-year-old girl
- Woman in her 70s killed in hit-and-run along busy Gwinnett County road, police say
The victims were transported to the hospital and are expected to survive, Hunt said.
[SIGN UP: WSB-TV Daily Headlines Newsletter]
Anyone who witnessed the shooting is asked to contact APD with any information regarding the suspect’s vehicle.
IN OTHER NEWS:
©2022 Cox Media Group