Westwood shooting victim, 20, in car crash on way to hospital

The injuries are described as life-threatening.
Published: Jul. 14, 2021 at 8:28 PM EDT
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CINCINNATI (WXIX) - A hospital-bound car carrying a shooting victim crashed on Queen City Avenue Wednesday night.

First responders arrived to get the victim, a 20-year-old man, to the University of Cincinnati Medical Center.

The shooting happened in the 2700 block of Harrison Avenue around 7:25 p.m., according to Cincinnati police.

The victim was being driven to the hospital in a private vehicle when the vehicle was involved in a crash at Queen City and Boudinot avenues, police say.

Police did not describe what led up to the crash, how many vehicles were involved, or whether it caused any additional injuries.

The victim has a life-threatening gunshot wound, police say.

There is no suspect information at this time.

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