Man shot near neighborhood park flown to local hospital

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KILLEEN, Texas (KWTX) The victim of a shooting early Thursday afternoon near a neighborhood park in Killeen was flown to a Temple hospital in critical condition.

Officers responded at around 12:45 p.m. Thursday to a report of the shooting in the 2300 block of Hunt Drive, near Hunt Neighborhood Park.

They found the 20-year old victim about two miles away at an apartment building in the 2800 block of Lake Road, to which a woman drove him after the shooting.

Witnesses reported seeing shattered glass and bullet holes in the car she was driving.

The victim was flown to Scott & White Medical Center where he was later reported to be in stable condition.

No further details were immediately released.