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Shots fired at vehicle, driver loses control and hits tree

A car crashed into a tree early Sunday morning after the driver says he saw two men shooting at his vehicle. A car crashed into a tree early Sunday morning after the driver says he saw two men shooting at his vehicle.
WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) -

A car crashed into a tree early Sunday morning after the driver says he saw two men shooting at his vehicle.

According to police, driver Juan Brailford was driving on Maides Avenue around 3 a.m. with a female passenger in the car.

Brailford lost control of the car when shots were fired and hit a tree at the intersection of Maides Avenue and Prices Lane.

Officers with the Wilmington Police Department found one round in the vehicle and three shell casings in the street.

Police said Brailford could not identify the shooters.

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