ISP: I-94 Road Rage Leads to Shooting

State Police want to hear from anyone who noticed a gray SUV in the area of Burns Harbor exit on I-94 yesterday at approximately 6:40 p.m.

February 23, 2017-Indiana State Police say that a road rage incident on Interstate 94 yesterday ended with a bullet hole in a semi-truck. The incident occurred on February 22 at approximately 6:40 p.m. about a mile east of Exit 22, Burns Harbor. According to the release, “The semi made a lane change to make a pass of a second semi that was traveling in the right lane at a slower rate. At the same time, a gray SUV approached from the rear at a high rate and attempted to pass on the right. When the SUV was unable to make the pass, an altercation occured between the SUV and the semi in the center lane. As the SUV attempted to pass the semi, the driver of the semi heard a gunshot and felt something strike his leg. The SUV then completed passing the semi and continued west on I-94.”

Anyone in the area that may have witnessed the incident or observed a gray SUV with an Indiana license plate driving erratically during this time is encouraged to contact Trooper Bohling or Detective Runde at 219-696-6242.

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