Police: Driver shot on I-77 in Virginia

January 3, 2020 GMT

ROCKY GAP, Va. (AP) — Police in Virginia say a driver was shot on a highway by someone traveling in another car.

WCYB reports that the shooting occurred early Friday morning on I-77 near Rocky Gap. The wounded driver suffered serious injuries.

State police said the man was traveling north on I-77 in a Toyota Corolla near mile marker 63. Another driver in a gold Pontiac Montana minivan pulled up next to his vehicle and fired a gun.

The minivan driver continued on I-77 towards West Virginia. The Toyota driver pulled over and called 911. He was taken to a hospital.