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Officers find shooting victims inside car following north St. Louis crash

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Investigators process the scene where two people were shot in St. Louis ( Credit: KMOV) Investigators process the scene where two people were shot in St. Louis ( Credit: KMOV)
ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOV.com) -

St. Louis detectives are investigating after two men were found shot inside a car while responding to an accident in the Kingsway East neighborhood.

Just before 2:30 p.m., officers responded near the area of North Kingshighway Blvd. and Northland Ave. for a report of a crash.

Upon arrival, officers discovered two men inside a vehicle suffering from gunshot wounds, including the driver. Police said the driver was taking the pair to the hospital when they crashed into another vehicle.

Both victims were conscious and breathing at the scene, police said.

Police said the initial shooting took place on Hogan St. and Cass Ave. in north St. Louis near Murphy Park.

Five people who were inside the car at the time of the crash were not injured. 

No additional information has been released.

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