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Car slams into gas pump after driver hears gunshots

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MONTGOMERY, AL (WSFA) -

An overnight chain of events that started with gunshots ended with a fire at a local gas station.

According to the Montgomery Police Department, a group of unknown subjects discharged a firearm in the area of South Court Street and the South Boulevard.

A person in a vehicle traveling on Court Street heard the gunshots and swerved to avoid what they thought was the line of fire.

As a result, the vehicle jumped the curb and struck a gas pump at the Chevron Gas Station at the corner of South Court Street and the South Boulevard. 

The gas pump hit by the vehicle caught fire. Crews were able to extinguish the fire quickly.

The driver of the vehicle received minor injuries and was transported to a local hospital for treatment. 

The gas station was not open at the time of the incident.

Montgomery police say at this time, there are no suspects in custody.

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