Oct 13, 2021 9:30 PM

Man hospitalized in Salina after shooting on Interstate 70

Posted Oct 13, 2021 9:30 PM

LINCOLN COUNTY —Law enforcement authorities are investigating a reported shooting on Interstate 70 in Lincoln County.

Just after 9:30 p.m. Tuesday, authorities were advised of a possible shooting near the Beverly/ Carneiro exit on Interstate 70, according to a media release.

Officers from the Kansas Highway Patrol and Saline County Sheriff’s Office responded and deputies from Lincoln County located a man in his 50s with a gunshot wound to his stomach, according to the release.

EMS transported the victim to Salina Regional Health Center with serious but non-life threatening injuries. Authorities released no additional details Wednesday afternoon.