Man shot while driving on Chuluota Road in Orange County

Driver taken to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries

By Daniel Dahm - Digital Manager

ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. - A man was shot early Monday while driving in east Orange County, sheriff's deputies said.

The shooting was reported around 12:30 a.m. on Chuluota Road.

Deputies said the driver, a 45-year-old man, suffered a non-life-threatening injury to his thigh and was taken to a hospital.

According to the Orange County Sheriff's Office, deputies met the victim at The Hitching Post in Seminole County.

The driver said he was driving north on Chuluota Road in Orange County when someone in a white vehicle began shooting at him.

A woman who lives in the area called 911 and said she heard what sounded like a machine gun shooting.

Deputies said the shooter has not been identified and an investigation is ongoing.

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