Man hospitalized after being shot, crashing car into Fire Department fence
According to police, the two cars jumped a curb, went tearing through an open field and crashed into a fence near the fire department headquarters around 2:00 a.m. By Stephanie Baumer
ST. LOUIS (KMOV.com) – A man was hospitalized after being shot at and crashing his car near downtown St. Louis early Friday morning.
The 25-year-old victim told police he was in his vehicle driving north on Jefferson when at least one unknown occupant of a dark Dodge Charger began firing shots at him. The victim says he ducked down while driving in an attempt to avoid the gunshots, causing him to crash his vehicle through a gate on the parking lot of the St. Louis Fire Department Academy at 2:10 a.m. According to the victim, the Dodge Charger followed him onto the parking lot.