DONGOLA – Illinois State Police (ISP) are investigating a shooting that took place on I-57 near the Dongola exit early Friday morning.
According to a press release from ISP, initial information revealed a vehicle was struck several times by gunfire and three Cairo men in the vehicle – ages 18, 28 and 31 – were injured. All three men were taken by ambulance to an area hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
The events surrounding the shooting are under investigation. No further information is available at this time.
Anyone who witnessed or has any knowledge of the shooting is asked to contact ISP at 542-2171, Ext. 1207. Callers can remain anonymous.