1 shot in Hub City, investigation ongoing

1 shot in Hub City, investigation ongoing
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HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - Hattiesburg Police are investigating a shooting that injured one person in the Hub City Monday evening.

According to authorities, the shooting happened at the intersection of Highway 49 and Helveston Road.

The shooting occurred just before 7 p.m., and a two-vehicle accident happened shortly after, which was less than a mile away from the shooting scene.

The victims were traveling in a Nissan Maxima to the hospital when they collided with a Ford F-150 at the Highway 49 and West Pine Street intersection.

According to fire officials, four people were transported from the scene with injuries.

One person in the Nissan was also suffering from a gunshot wound.

No suspects are in custody at this time.

If you have any information contact Hattiesburg Police or Metro Crime Stoppers at 601-582-STOP.