Police: Driver shot on I-77 in Virginia

Police: Driver shot on I-77 in Virginia
Virginia State Police (FILE) (Source: WVIR)

ROCKY GAP, Va. - 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.

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