FORT LAUDERDALE (CBSMiami) – An Uber driver said he’s lucky to be alive after he was shot at during an attempted robbery in Lauderhill.

Jorge Sanchez said he had just finished a ride in the 4400 block of NW 18th Street when his passenger pulled out a gun and tried to rob him.

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“This guy pulled a gun on my head and told me to give him my wallet. I just told him in the name of Jesus Christ exit my car. He was backing up from the car, I just started driving and he shot two times,” said Sanchez.

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He was not hit but his car was.

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Sanchez drove to an apartment complex on NW 49th Avenue and called the police. He said he was shaken up but otherwise okay. Team