Teen shot on I-40 after road rage situation in Memphis
Investigators said a teenager was shot on I-40 in Memphis after an alleged road rage situation Monday evening.
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WVLT/WREG) — Investigators said a teenager was shot on I-40 in Memphis after an alleged road rage situation Monday evening.
WREG reported that Memphis police said a driver flagged officers down just after 5 p.m. and said his teenage passenger was shot on I-40 near the 1010 connector. The driver indicated he was involved in a road rage situation just before the shooting.
Police said the boy was transported to Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital in non-critical condition.
A suspect in the shooting fled the scene in a black Pontiac Grand Am police said.
WREG reported this would be at least the 34th shooting on Memphis highways in 2020.
Police said the suspect left the scene in a black Pontiac Grand Am.
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