North St. Louis (KSDK) - An unidentified shooting victim is critically injured late Sunday after he was the target of gunfire while in the parking lot of a fast food restaurant.
Police say the victim was in the lot of the White Castle at Kingshighway and Natural Bridge around 11:30 p.m. when someone opened fire.
The victim who was shot drove from the restaurant lot and was southbound on Kingshighway when he crashed into a light pole at Kingshighway and Terry in north St. Louis.
Police arrived at the crash scene and transported the shooting victim to the hospital where he's still undergoing emergency treatment of his injuries.
Homicide detectives have taken over the investigation.