Sellwood shooting

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PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) – A driver shot a man and then fled the scene Thursday night in southeast Portland, according to Portland police.

Law enforcement confirms the shooting occurred in the 1800 block of Southeast Umatilla Street at around 10:30 p.m. and say it started as a road rage incident.

According to officers, the man was shot in the hip and called 911. The man was then rushed to an area hospital. 

Police have not provided a vehicle or suspect description. 

Streets in the area were blocked off Thursday night while law enforcement was on scene. 

Anyone who witnessed this shooting or who has video surveillance footage of the shooting is asked to contact Detective Brian Declercque at 503-823-2056 or at brian.declercque@portlandoregon.gov or Detective Brent Christensen at 503-823-2087 or brent.christensen@portlandoregon.gov.

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