During the course of the crash investigation, officers were informed that the crash occurred as a result of the driver attempting to flee from the vehicle which was directly in front of his vehicle immediately prior to the crash. The victims additionally stated that a passenger in the vehicle in front of them held a firearm out of the window and shot at the victim’s vehicle.
The victim stated that he shifted the vehicle into reverse and struck a tree. The suspect vehicle left the area. The victims fled on foot to call police.
This investigation continues; there is no further information available at this time.