Man struck by bullet while driving down I-85


CHARLOTTE, NC (FOX 46 WJZY) — A man driving down I-85 in Charlotte Saturday evening was struck by a stray bullet, according to Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police. 

Around 7:18 pm a man driving a pickup truck was traveling near Sugar Creek Rd. when he felt something strike him in the face. He pulled over and called 911 and was taken to CMC by Medic with a non-life threatening injury. A passenger in the truck was not injured. 

Medical staff at CMC determined a bullet struck the man in the face. Police are unsure who fired the shot and where it came from, but are still investigating. 

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