Police investigating a highway shooting

Update: The vehicle described as an older brown single cab pick-up truck is no longer of interest to investigators. An arrest has not yet been made.


Klamath County, Ore. –  Police are investigating a shooting that sent one man to the hospital with serious injuries to his head and face.

The Klamath County Sheriff’s Office said it happened around 4 p.m. Monday on Highway 66 between Stewart Lennox and Keno.

According to police, someone in an older brown single cab pick-up truck followed the victim onto the highway and fired several shots into their car.

No arrests have been made.

If you know anything about the case you’re asked to call the Klamath County Sheriff’s Office.

NBC5 News reporter Karen Tang graduated from the University of Maryland with a degree in communications and a master's in journalism.

Before coming to Medford, Karen was an intern at WUSA9 and NBC News Channel in Washington D.C.

During her time in Maryland, Karen was an NCAA Division I student-athlete on the Maryland gymnastics team. She competed against Big Ten universities and made the Big Ten All-Championship team.

When Karen isn't reporting, she’s at the gym working out, taking pictures with her dog Boomer and searching for the best food in Southern Oregon.

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