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Motorist shot along Fayette County road

| Sunday, Sept. 17, 2017, 10:27 a.m.

A motorist was shot and wounded early Sunday in Fayette County when someone fired at least five bullets through a vehicle's windshield, according to Tribune-Review news partner WPXI-TV.

The shooting happened on Leckrone Highhouse Road in German Township when a car tailgated a Jeep Cherokee.

When the driver of the Jeep pulled over to let the other vehicle pass, someone got out of the second car and opened fire, the news station reported.

The driver of the Jeep was shot in the head and ear but is expected to survive. He was airlifted to Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown, West Virginia.

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