- Associated Press - Wednesday, August 10, 2016

NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) - Police are investigating another shooting on Interstate 26 outside of Charleston - a stretch of road that has seen several such incidents in recent years.

North Charleston police spokesman Spencer Pryor tells local media outlets that an officer saw a pickup truck with a flat tire pull into an urgent care center just off the interstate about 4:30 a.m. Wednesday.

The truck had been riddled with bullets and the man driving it suffered a gunshot wound. The truck was towed from the parking lot and the man was treated at the urgent care center.

The stretch of I-26 through North Charleston has been the scene of several shootings in recent years. From 2011 to early 2013, two people were killed and five wounded along the expressway.

Copyright © 2018 The Washington Times, LLC.

The Washington Times Comment Policy

The Washington Times is switching its third-party commenting system from Disqus to Spot.IM. You will need to either create an account with Spot.im or if you wish to use your Disqus account look under the Conversation for the link "Have a Disqus Account?". Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.


Click to Read More and View Comments

Click to Hide