2 hospitalized following fight, shooting in North City - KMOV.com

2 hospitalized following fight, shooting in North City

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Two people were hospitalized following a shooting in the 5700 block of Natural Bridge Road Wednesday (Credit: KMOV) Two people were hospitalized following a shooting in the 5700 block of Natural Bridge Road Wednesday (Credit: KMOV)

ST. LOUIS (KMOV.com) - Two men were hospitalized following a double shooting in north St. Louis about 12:20 a.m. Wednesday.

One victim was shot in the back and the other sustained a gunshot wound to the knee during the shooting in the 5700 block of Natural Bridge Road.

The victims told police they were in the area when they saw two unknown men fighting and a crowd began to gather. After hearing gunshots in the crowd, the victims, ages 23 and 29, attempted to flee, but were struck.

Both were listed in stable condition after they were transported to an area hospital by a witness to the shooting.

The investigation is ongoing.

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