St. Louis police: Man shot in face while driving on freeway

6 months 2 weeks 5 days ago Wednesday, February 01 2017 Feb 1, 2017 Wednesday, February 01, 2017 10:32:50 AM CST February 01, 2017 in News
By: The Associated Press

ST. LOUIS (AP) — St. Louis police say a man was critically injured when he was shot in the face while driving on a freeway.

Police say the victim was wounded shortly before 8 p.m. Tuesday on westbound Interstate 70 in north St. Louis. Authorities say he was conscious and breathing when taken to a hospital. His medical status was not immediately clear Wednesday.

A woman passenger in the vehicle was uninjured.

There was no immediate word on any arrests or charges.

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