Stray bullet strikes woman in car near St. Andrews - wistv.com - Columbia, South Carolina

Stray bullet strikes woman in car near St. Andrews

COLUMBIA, SC (WIS) -

A woman was taken to the hospital late Tuesday night after Richland County deputies say she was hit by a bullet while riding in a car in northwest Richland County.

Richland County Sheriff's Department spokesman Lt. Curtis Wilson says the shooting happened on Whiteford Road near St. Andrews Road around 11:00 p.m. Tuesday.

The woman told deputies she was in the car with two other women and one man when they heard gunshots.  The woman was hit in the lower body and taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries, according to Lt. Wilson.

Deputies are asking anyone with any information about this shooting to call Crimestoppers at 1-888-CRIME-SC.

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