Car crashes into ditch near homes after driver was shot in the leg

The victim was shot in the leg while in her car, according to Huntsville Police. The victim was shot in the leg while in her car, according to Huntsville Police.

The victim was taken to Huntsville Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Posted: Jun. 22, 2018 3:49 AM

A woman was hospitalized early Friday morning after Huntsville Police said she was shot in her car.


Shortly after 2 a.m., police responded to a shooting call over on Salem Road near Victory Lane. When they arrived, they found a female victim with a gunshot wound to her leg.

Investigators said after she was shot, her car rolled between two houses on Salem, slightly clipping one of them, and landed in the ditch behind the homes.

She was taken to Huntsville Hospital in serious condition because of where she was shot, but suffered non-life threatening injuries.

Huntsville Police said the woman was alert and talking when she was transported.

No arrest has been made as of the publishing of this story. If you know anything about the shooting, you're asked to contact Huntsville Police.

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