COLUMBUS, Ohio (WCMH) — Two teens were injured after a shooting on I-270 southbound in the west Columbus.
According to the Columbus Division of Police, at about 10:33 p.m., Thursday, two teenagers were traveling southbound on I-270 near Hall Road when an unknown suspect began shooting at their vehicle.
Police say both victims suffered gunshot wounds.
The first victim, a 16-year-old male, was transported in critical condition to an area hospital, where he was stabilized, but remains in guarded condition.
The second victim, a 17-year-old male, is expected to recover from his injuries, according to police.
Police continue to investigate the shooting and ask anyone with information to call the CPD Homicide Unit at 614-645-4730 or Central Ohio Crime Stoppers at 614-461-8477.
I-270SB was closed for several hours while police investigated, but has since reopened.