MEMPHIS, Tenn. - Police are investigating after another shooting near a major Memphis interstate.
The shooting happened around 2:45 p.m. Wednesday just off I-240 westbound near the Millbranch Road exit, according to fire officials.
MPD officers said the 60-year-old victim was shot at I-240 and Lamar as the victim was getting onto the interstate.
Investigators confirmed one person was taken to Regional One following the shooting. Police said the male victim -- who has not been identified -- is listed in non-critical condition.
Police said the man told investigators he was from out of town and did not know where he was at the time of the shooting.
Be careful folks!— Jeremy Pierre FOX13 (@JeremypierreFOX) July 10, 2019
Memphis Police investigating another interstate shooting on I-240 West near Milbranch. pic.twitter.com/XKMFscr3H0
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The details surrounding what led to the shooting are still unclear. However, the victim told investigators his car was shot at by a man in a green four-door sedan.
MPD and emergency responders had westbound traffic completely shut down for about 45 minutes after the shooting.
Officers are on the scene of a shooting at w/b I-240 and Millbranch east of the intersection. The male victim advised that his vehicle was shot at by a heavyset male occupying a green 2000s model 4-door sedan. The victim was xported to ROH in non-critical condition.— Memphis Police Dept (@MEM_PoliceDept) July 10, 2019
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