Auburn driver crashes after being shot in neck


AUBURN, Wash. - A woman was shot in the neck while in the driver’s seat of a car in Auburn.

The shooting occurred in the 1400 block of Auburn Way South Friday morning.

According to Auburn Police Department Assistant Chief Will Pierson, there were several people in the car when an argument started.

The passengers got out of the car and the driver, a woman, then tried to run them down with the vehicle, Pierson said.

One of the passengers then shot the woman in the head or neck area.  The car then hit a light pole.

The passengers then fled.

One person, who may have fired the gun, is in custody.

The condition of the driver is not known.

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