JSO: Woman shot while driving through Jacksonville’s Westside


JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Violent crimes investigators are taking the lead on an investigation in which a woman was shot in the hand while driving early Wednesday morning.

The shooting happened just after midnight near the intersection of Normandy Boulevard and Yellow Water Road. Police said a woman was driving when, for unknown reasons, the truck she was driving became the target of gunfire.

One of the bullets passed through the windshield and struck the driver’s hand. The injury is not considered to be life-threatening but the driver was taken to the hospital.

A friend was in the passenger seat of the vehicle at the time was not hurt.

Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office said no arrests were made. It was not clear if police have any suspects.

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