UPDATE: Woman hospitalized after Dayton shooting

Dayton Police investigate a car accident and shooting on Ruth Avenue.
Dayton Police investigate a car accident and shooting on Ruth Avenue.

DAYTON (WDTN) — Dayton Police are investigating an early morning car accident and shooting.

Officers responded to a call of a crash involving two vehicles with possible shots fired on Ruth Avenue around 1 a.m. on Monday.

When officers arrived, they found a woman with a gunshot wound. The victim was taken to Miami Valley Hospital, where her condition is unknown.

Police say there is no suspect information at this time. Officers believe the victim knew the person who shot her.

Investigators say there are conflicting reports about whether the shots came from a car or from someone on foot.

At least five people were involved in the incident, and police say all five are offering conflicting stories about what happened. Four witnesses are also being interviewed about the incident.

Investigators are working to learn more about the crash and the shooting.

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