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Shots Fired Into Car Leaving Club; Two Women Injured

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CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – Two women were injured after shots were fired into a vehicle that left a club where fighting broke out early Friday morning.

Clarksville Police said a Nissan Altima carrying two men, both age 21, and two women, both age 18, left the club around 1:45 a.m. While they driving on Kraft Street, a Buick Lesabre pulled into the oncoming lane of travel, and opened fire on the Altima.

The two women in the backseat were hit, one in the leg and the other in the knee.

The Lesabre fled the scene toward College Street.

The driver of the Nissan pulled over into a motel parking lot on Kraft Street, looked up Gateway hospital, and then called 911 while heading toward the hospital.

Police intercepted the vehicle on Dunlop Lane. The women struck in the knee was taken to hospital and released. The woman shot in the leg was taken to Gateway, and then transferred by ambulance to Vanderbilt University Medical Center.

No identities were immediately released.

Police said the victims did not know the occupants of the LeSabre. Police continue to investigate exactly where the shooting occurred on Kraft Street, but said it could have been in the 800 block.

The LeSabre was described as a 1998-2001, dark colored, possibly black, green, or dark gray. Police said they had no suspect description.

Anyone with information can call Detective Chris Nolder at 931-648-0656, ext. 5341 or the TIPSLINE at 931-645-8477.

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