Man shot twice in stomach, possible road rage

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PHOENIX -- Witnesses say that a road rage incident in the West Valley ended with a man being shot twice in the stomach.

The encounter occured around 6:30pm near the intersection of 59th avenue and Thomas.

The victim, a 34-year old Hispanic male, was driving an older-model white Ford Ranger when he got out of the vehicle and told witnesses that he was being chased.

Immediately after a grey-colored SUV drove up and shot the man.

After being shot, the man stumbled up to a house and asked the witness to dial 9-1-1.

Police believe the man who was shot was intoxicated and communication has been difficult with the victim.

The suspect is described as a white male.