HALLANDALE BEACH (CBSMiami) – A pregnant was hospitalized early Monday morning after being shot while driving on I-95 in Broward County.
According to the Florida Highway Patrol, the 30-year-old woman was the passenger in a silver Mercedes heading northbound on I-95 just north of Hallandale Beach Blvd. FHP says a silver Chevy SUV approached them from the right side and shot multiple times into the Mercedes around 1:00 a.m.READ MORE: Johnson & Johnson Single-Shot COVID-19 Vaccine Joining In The Fight Against Global Pandemic
The driver of the Mercedes, a 31-year-old man, swerved to the left and entered the express lanes to avoid the SUV. He then pulled up in the left shoulder and stopped to call police.READ MORE: South Florida House Republicans Vote Against President Biden's $1.9 Trillion Pandemic Relief Package
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The pregnant passenger was hit one time on the right thigh and transported to Memorial Regional Hospital in serious but stable condition.MORE NEWS: Trump A Dominant Force At Conservative Conference In Orlando
The silver Chevy SUV continued traveling northbound on I-95 without stopping.