Woman pistol-whipped in traffic incident, Orlando police say

Possible suspect on the loose

Author: Michelle Dendy, ClickOrlando.com Web Editor, mdendy@clickorlando.com
Published On: Dec 24 2013 04:17:20 PM EST   Updated On: Nov 14 2013 05:53:24 PM EST
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ORLANDO, Fla. -

Orlando police are investigating a traffic incident after they say a woman was pistol-whipped near the Orlando Premium Outlets on International Drive.

Police said the incident occurred at Oak Ridge Road and International Drive on Thursday afternoon.

Police said they first responded to a call that a pedestrian was hit by a car at Oak Ridge Road and International Drive and another call that someone had been shot at the same location.

The woman who was pistol-whipped was taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. The other person involved, who may be a suspect, left the area in a vehicle.

No other information was immediately available as the investigation continues.

Check back for more details on this developing story.