2 taken to hospital after overnight shooting on I-85 in Durham: Police

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Friday, July 24, 2020
Shooting closes stretch of I-85 in Durham
Two people were taken to the hospital in connection with the shooting.

DURHAM, N.C. (WTVD) -- Part of Interstate 85 northbound in Durham was closed after an overnight shooting that sent two people to the hospital.

The shooting happened on I-85 near the Roxboro Street Exit. Officers told ABC11 crews that the extent of their injuries was unknown. It's not known if the vehicles were shooting back-and-forth at each other or if only one vehicle was shot into.

A wrecked vehicle was seen on the median and more than a dozen evidence markers were placed on the road. Traffic was routed back onto Avondale Drive before the lanes reopened after 4 a.m.

ABC11 is working to learn more about this story.