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Man injured in car-to-car shooting on 10 Freeway near Cathedral City

Riverside County sheriff's detectives are investigating a car-to-car freeway shooting near Cathedral City that left a 24-year-old man injured Saturday afternoon, authorities said.

The unidentified victim was driving west on the 10 Freeway near Date Palm Drive about 3:15 p.m. when a white, 4-door sedan pulled alongside his vehicle, according to the Riverside County Sheriff's Department.

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The driver of the sedan "got the attention of the victim and then shot several times," according to a Sheriff's Department statement.

The victim was treated at Desert Regional Hospital for a single gunshot wound, authorities said.

An investigation into the incident, including the motive, is ongoing. Authorities asked anyone with information to call detectives at (760) 836-1600.

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