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Police: Teen shot at during road rage incident on I-75

Posted: 4:30 PM, Apr 18, 2019
Updated: 2019-04-18 16:40:00-04
MSP cruiser involved in crash, I-75 NB closed

BROWNSTOWN TWP., Mich. (WXYZ) — A 16-year-old driver says that his vehicle was shot at while traveling southbound on I-75 as a result of a road rage incident.

According to Michigan State Police, the incident occurred at 11:05 p.m. Wednesday. State police were contacted by Brownstown Township police regarding the situation, stating that a shooting had occurred on southbound I-75 between Allen Road and Sibley.

Further investigation revealed that a teen driver was involved in the shooting. His vehicle was targeted while traveling on I-75 in the downriver area. The teen told police that there was "some sort of road rage incident" prior to the shooting.

Police say the suspect's vehicle is described as a dark gray Dodge Caravan with unknown Rhode Island license plate. There were also 3 or 4 men in the Dodge.

There were no injuries.

If you have information on this incident, please contact MSP Metro South Post at 734-287-5000.