Man wanted for questioning

NASHVILLE (WSMV) - One person is recovering from non-life threatening injuries after being shot in the face Thursday morning.

Police say that just before 2:30 a.m. a vehicle at a gas station at the corner of Peabody Street and Hermitage Avenue was backing up and struck another vehicle that was pumping gas.

The driver then attempted to drive away from the scene after hitting the parked car.

search for men involved in gas station shooting continues

The man pumping gas then pulled out a handgun and began shooting at the vehicle as it drove away, striking the passenger in the face with one bullet.

The victim was dropped off at a nearby fire station. Both drivers are still on the loose Thursday.

Police are hoping to identify a man for questioning of the incident this morning. is now with you on the go! Get the latest news updates and video, 4WARN weather forecast, weather radar, special investigative reports, sports headlines and much more from News4 Nashville.

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