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Deputies: Motorcyclist shot while riding on Liberty Highway

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Scene on Liberty Highway after dispatchers say a motorcyclist was shot. (6/3/17 FOX Carolina) Scene on Liberty Highway after dispatchers say a motorcyclist was shot. (6/3/17 FOX Carolina)
Scene on Liberty Highway after dispatchers say a motorcyclist was shot. (6/3/17 FOX Carolina) Scene on Liberty Highway after dispatchers say a motorcyclist was shot. (6/3/17 FOX Carolina)
ANDERSON, SC (FOX Carolina) -

Anderson County deputies responded to a shooting involving a motorcycle driver Saturday morning.

The call came in just before 9 a.m. as a motorcycle driver struck by gunshot on 7505 Liberty Highway, dispatch said. The sheriff's office confirmed the victim was transported to AnMed by EMS.

According to the incident report, the victim suffered a gunshot wound to the lower back and left thigh. He told police he heard a gunshot, felt a bullet strike him and then heard five or six more gunshots before being struck again.

There is no suspect information at this time, although the victim told police a silver Ford Expedition was traveling behind him at the time of the inicdent..

This case is under investigation by the Anderson County Sheriff's Office.

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