Driver taken to hospital after road rage shooting on Loop 410 on East Side

Shooter was not located

A driver was shot during a road rage incident on Thursday, Dec. 28, 2023, at Loop 410 and Rigsby Avenue. (KSAT)

SAN ANTONIO – A driver suffered a gunshot wound to his leg and a graze to the head during a road rage incident on Loop 410 on the East Side, according to San Antonio police.

The shooting happened just after 6:30 a.m. Thursday on Loop 410 and Rigsby Avenue.

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The driver, 21, told police he was being tailgated by a vehicle and then heard something hit his car.

He motioned for the other driver to pull over and the other driver then shot at his car multiple times, police said.

The 21-year-old driver was struck and exited the highway. He drove to a store on Rigsby and was taken to a hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

The shooter fled the scene and was not located. Details about the suspect vehicle were not released.

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