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Officers, witnesses lift car off shooting victim

Posted at 2:50 AM, Aug 05, 2017
and last updated 2017-08-05 02:50:42-04

ATLANTA (WSB/CNN) - Strangers came together to help a shooting victim in Georgia.

Atlanta police released dash camera video Friday of the moment officers arrived on the scene of a drive-by shooting at a gas station.

The shooting happened on Wednesday in Northwest Atlanta.

Police said shots rang out, and two people got out of a still-moving car.

According to officials, the car then rolled over another man.

Officers said as soon as they arrived, they were told there was a male pinned underneath the vehicle.

Seven officers and people who witnessed the shooting lifted the car.

The victim, once freed, was taken to the hospital.

He remains in critical condition.

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