A shooting incident occurred today at approximately 1:31pm on the northbound IH35E service road in Farmers Branch. Police officers responded to the scene following reports of gunfire.
Upon arrival, officers encountered an injured motorist who had sustained an apparent gunshot wound. The wounded individual was provided immediate medical attention and subsequently transported to a nearby hospital. While the injury is believed to be non-life threatening, the victim's condition remains under medical evaluation.
One of the involved motorists had already fled the scene prior to the arrival of law enforcement. Authorities are actively seeking information about the fleeing individual.
Farmers Branch Police Department has initiated an ongoing investigation into the circumstances surrounding the shooting. Early assessments indicate that this appears to be an isolated incident, and authorities do not believe there is an imminent threat to public safety.