The Springfield Police Department is investigating a shooting that ended with a car crash Sunday afternoon.
Police say a man was shot in the neck and the wound is potentially life-threatening. The victim was taken to a local hospital after the car accident at National and Cherry around 12:30 p.m..
The shooting took place at a location prior to the crash and the wounded man was a passenger in one of the vehicles. One of the drivers involved in the accident fled the scene.
The SPD is searching for the driver that fled whom they say was driving a white GMC Acadia.
This is a developing story and we will update when more details are released to the media.