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EAST CLEVELAND, Ohio — Police are looking for two suspects who allegedly shot into a man’s car, causing him to crash into his neighbor’s porch.

According to East Cleveland police, it happened at about 6:35 a.m. Police were called to Shaw View Avenue. When they arrived, a car was found crashed into a porch.

Officers learned that a man was backing out of his driveway at the time, presumably going to work, when two suspects came up and shot into the car. One of the shots hit the man in the head. The driver hit the gas, driving forward and striking his neighbor’s porch.

The victim then got out of the car and ran. He collapsed a short time later and was taken to the hospital. Police say he is in critical condition.

The suspects fled the scene.

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