A man is fighting for his life early Sunday morning after a shooting at a gas station in Tuscaloosa, police have confirmed to the Thread.

Captain Marty Sellers, the co-commander of the Tuscaloosa Violent Crimes Unit, said police were called to the scene of a shooting before dawn at the Marathon gas station at the corner of James I Harrison Parkway and Greensboro Avenue.

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Sellers said a man there had been shot, was transported to an area hospital for treatment and is listed in critical condition.

The Tuscaloosa Police Department and the VCU are on the scene investigating, and the gas station is closed off with police tape. A large number of evidence markers typically used to denote the location of shell casings or blood were visible from the street.

(Ray Allen | Townsquare Media)
(Ray Allen | Townsquare Media)

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