RUTHERFORD COUNTY, Tenn. (WKRN) — Authorities are asking for the public’s help in identifying the suspect in a reported road rage shooting from last week.

It happened on I-24 east near mile marker 70 in Rutherford County just after 12:30 a.m. Friday.

The Rutherford County Sheriff’s Office says the driver of a white semi was trying to merge lanes due to construction near Almaville Road. At that time, a dark SUV drove on the shoulder and attempted to pass him.

The semi couldn’t move over because of traffic, a deputy reported.

The SUV driver then slowed down and fired a shot into the cab of the semi before getting past it and driving away.

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Authorities are now searching for information about the SUV driver.

If you have any information about this incident, you are asked to call Detective Pinson at (615) 904-3056 or Crime Stoppers at (615) 893-7867.