Authorities are currently investigating a shooting that occurred in North Springfield Thursday afternoon.
Springfield Police responded to the area of Kearney and Weller around 2 p.m. Thursday afternoon. According to reports, a driver and a woman were arguing in a vehicle, when another individual pulled up in his vehicle and joined the argument.
The argument then escalated, resulting in both drivers drawing a weapon and firing shots at the other.
After multiple shots were exchanged, the man and woman fled the scene in their vehicle, while the other driver collided with a pole trying to leave.