Police: Vehicle crashes into tree after report of shots fired in Minneapolis

It happened on the 3000 block of Clinton Ave. S.
Author:
Publish date:

A report of shots fired led to a crash that injured one person in Minneapolis on Sunday. 

According to Minneapolis police Sgt. Darcy Horn, officers were alerted to a shots fired report at 5 p.m. in the 3000 block of Clinton Ave. S. When they arrived on the scene, they found a vehicle crashed into a tree. 

One person in the back seat of the vehicle was taken to Hennepin County Medical Center to treat injuries consistent with a motor vehicle crash. 

"The driver of the vehicle was not on the scene when officers arrived and may have suffered injuries from gunfire, but that cannot be confirmed at this time," the police report says. 

At least one bullet hole was found in the vehicle, according to KSTP

An investigation into the shooting and crash is ongoing. 

Next Up

Malik Beasley

Timberwolves Malik Beasley suspended 12 games for offseason incident

Beasley was sentenced to 120 days in jail earlier this month.

Russell Wilson

Vikings fans should REALLY hope Russell Wilson doesn't go to the Bears

Wilson has a 6-0 record against Minnesota and could be on his way to the NFC North.

Ostroushko

Celebrated Minnesota musician Peter Ostroushko dies

Ostroushko, who learned his craft in the Ukrainian community of Northeast Minneapolis, had a versatile career including performances with popular artists and orchestras

Costco_Wholesale_Store_(34635636926)

Costco will bump its minimum wage to $16 next week

The company, which has 12 stores in Minnesota, is pushing ahead of retailers Target and Amazon with its new minimum wage

Seth Green/Gopher Football

Gophers wildcat QB Seth Green announces decision to transfer

Green will have immediate eligibility as a graduate transfer.

Minneapolis skyline

Minneapolis pays 3 times more than it receives in state funds, new report says

This report comes as state lawmakers are debating proposals opponents say would "bail out" the state's largest city.

Kirk Cousins

Coller: Is Kirk Cousins' contract extension helping or hurting the Vikings?

Matthew Coller writes a weekly Vikings column for BMTN, with more of his work found at Purple Insider.

University of minnesota sign

U of M gets $5M donation for new center to address racial inequality in healthcare

Using a donation from Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota, the School of Public Health will work to address racial disparities in healthcare.

Related

Minneapolis police

1 dead following crash, fight in Minneapolis

The crash happened at 22nd St. W. and Lyndale Ave. S.

Screen Shot 2020-05-05 at 9.51.37 AM

Woman gravely injured after car is shot at, crashes into tree

It happened on Cedar Avenue in south Minneapolis.

Man shot, killed overnight in downtown Minneapolis

It happened near the 300 block of 1st Ave. N.

Screen Shot 2019-03-31 at 6.16.18 PM

1 dead, 1 critical after Minneapolis shooting that was live-streamed

It happened at 7th Street and Lyndale Ave. near Interstate 94.

police lights

Police: One shot dead after fight in north Minneapolis

The shooting occurred on the 2900 block of Girard Avenue North.

Police: Woman forced into vehicle and shot in Minneapolis

It happened Sunday evening in north Minneapolis.

Woman found shot outside Target Field after altercation

It happened on the 400 block of 3rd Ave N.

1 dead in shooting on Minneapolis' south side

It happened 3 blocks north of Lake Street and 3 blocks west of Cedar Ave.