HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WZDX) - Police are investigating a shooting on Wilbur Avenue that sent two people to the hospital.
Police received a call just after 10 a.m. from neighbors who reported hearing gunshots in the area. Wilbur Avenue is located just southwest of the intersection of Pulaski Pike and Mastin Lake Road.
Police said a man and a woman sitting in a vehicle were approached by a man who fired several shots into the vehicle. The man, Norman Watson, was hit in the stomach, and the woman, Lashonda Smith, was struck in the upper back.
The victims had already gone to Huntsville Hospital by the time police arrived. According to reports, Watson had to have surgery and was in serious condition. Smith is expected to recover from her injuries.