NC Uber driver shot in head while dropping off passenger, police say

State - Regional

RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) — An Uber driver was shot in the head and injured while dropping off a passenger in Raleigh on Monday morning, police said.

According to Raleigh police, the female driver was dropping off a passenger on Hill Street at New Bern Avenue at 2 a.m. when bullets came flying into her vehicle. It’s not known yet if she was struck by bullets or fragments, police said.

After getting injured, the woman drove to New Bern Avenue at East Street and called police. She was transported to WakeMed with non-life threatening injuries, authorities said.

Police do not currently have any suspect information.


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