1 injured in shooting on I-24 near I-840 in Rutherford County

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RUTHERFORD COUNTY, Tenn. (WKRN) – One person was injured during what authorities are describing as a potential road rage shooting Saturday afternoon on Interstate 24 Westbound near I-840 in Rutherford County.

The Rutherford County Sheriff’s Office says the shooting happened at mile marker 75.6 between I-840 and Medical Center Parkway at around 12:52 p.m. closing the highway for some time.

The victim was flown via LifeFlight to a hospital and their condition is unknown at this time, according to the sheriff’s office. Investigators say they are reviewing witness statements and are following up on leads.

The interstate has since reopened.

This is a developing story. Stay with News 2 and WKRN.com for updates.

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