Car With Juvenile Gunshot Victim Crashes Into Hospital

GREENSBORO, N.C.-- Greensboro police are investigating a shooting that ended with a car crashing into a local hospital.

Wednesday night, Officers were dispatched to a shooting call around 11:34 p.m. on Patio Place, which is in the eastern part of the city. When they arrived at the scene, police were told the shooting victim was already on the way to the hospital in a passenger car.

When investigators arrived at the hospital, they saw the car carrying the victim had crashed into the building.

Doug Allred with Cone Health confirmed to WFMY News 2 that just before midnight a car crashed into the hospital where the ambulances bring in patients. Allred said two glass doors were damaged and EMS workers are taking patients in through another side.

The damaged area is now covered with plastic and plywood, he said. Repairs are expected to be made Thursday.

Police said the person who was shot is a juvenile and therefore they can't release their name. The juvenile is still in the hospital in stable condition, police said.

The driver was an adult, according to police. There were no injuries as a result of the crash.

Police are still investigating the shooting and the crash.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at: 336-373-1000


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