Police investigating after man shot while driving

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WLNE) – Providence police are investigating after a man was shot while driving on the highway.

Authorities say that the incident happened around 9:50 p.m. on Friday on I-95 near the Thurbers Avenue exit.

The victim said he was caught in the middle of two vehicles that were shooting at each other.  He was struck in his face, and about nine to ten shots were fired into his vehicle.

The victim was able to drive himself to Rutherglen Avenue where he was then transported to Rhode Island Hospital for treatment.

That incident remains an active investigation at this time.

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