Man shot while driving in Lexington


LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) — Police say a man was shot while driving his car in Lexington early Wednesday morning.

Police say just before 1 a.m., a man heard a loud bang while driving inbound on Tates Creek Road.

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According to police, he pulled onto Tates Creek Centre Drive, in the Kroger parking lot, where he realized he had been shot in the leg, through his car.

First responders arrived and took him to the hospital, but his injuries are described as non-life-threatening.

Police say the victim saw a white van parked on the shoulder of the road where he was shot, but police could not locate any vehicles in the area.