Missouri State Highway Patrol troopers are investigating a shooting that occurred on Interstate 435 northbound at 53rd Street in Kansas City, Clay County, Mo. The shooting occurred between 6 and 6:30 p.m. The suspect vehicle was a newer blue Chevrolet Equinox, with unknown registration, driven by a white male possibly bald or balding.
The vehicle was possibly traveling through traffic in an aggressive manner and continued northbound on Interstate 435 from Interstate 35. The victim, a 47-year-old man from Kansas City, Mo., was driving a black 2013 Harley Davidson. The victim received a single gunshot wound to the right hand and was transported to Liberty Hospital. His injuries are considered not life-threatening.
The Clay County Sheriff’s Department and the Claycomo Police Department are assisting with the investigation. Anyone with information is encouraged to contact Troop A Headquarters, (816) 622-0800. Callers may remain anonymous.