UTICA, N.Y. -- Utica Police are investigating a shooting and car accident on St. Anthony Street on Wednesday evening.
Police were called to the scene of an accident between a pickup truck and sedan around 6:30 p.m. at the corner of St. Anthony and Bleecker Streets. Police learned that the males in the sedan fled the scene to a home on Tilden Ave. When they arrived they learned that one man was shot.
Police say that man was shot on St. Anthony Street while in the sedan. The car took off and ultimately got into the accident with the pickup truck.
The male shooting victim was sent to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
A utility pole and fire hydrant were damaged in the accident.
Utica Police are asking that if anyone with information they contact the Utica Police Department Criminal Investigations Division at 315- 223-3510 or you can submit an anonymous tip online through Mohawk Valley Crime Stoppers at www.mohawkvalleycrimestoppers.com, by calling 1-866-730-8477, or by using the P3 Tips mobile app.