Driver, car sprayed with bullets on North Side highway

Passerby noticed car which had at least 20 bullet holes, police say

SAN ANTONIO – San Antonio police are trying to find out who sprayed a car and its driver with gunfire on a North Side highway.

They say a passerby noticed the car pulled over to the side of the road on Highway 281 near Nakoma late Tuesday night.

When officers arrived around 11:45 p.m. they found the driver inside, suffering from multiple gunshot wounds.

He was rushed to a hospital by ambulance.

Police said the car had at least 20 bullet holes.

They say they had received several calls about gunshots in the area shortly before getting the call about the wounded man in the car.

They did not make any arrests right away.

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