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

It happened on Cedar Avenue in south Minneapolis.
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A woman is in a grave condition at Hennepin County Medical Center after a car she was traveling in was shot at, before crashing into a tree in Minneapolis.

The incident was reported at 11:25 p.m. Monday near Cedar Avenue South and 38th Street, with preliminary information indicating a man and woman were in a vehicle that was shot at by an unknown person or persons.

"The female was struck, and the vehicle crashed into a tree," Minneapolis PD said, saying the suspect fled prior to police arriving.

Investigators have been canvassing the area for information, and are appealing for members of the public to come forward.

Anyone with information should call CrimeStoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477). Tips may also be submitted electronically at www.CrimeStoppersMN.org

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