OUACHITA PARISH, La. (KNOE) - The Ouachita Parish Sheriff's Office is investigating an incident along a busy highway Tuesday afternoon.
Deputies were called to the scene of a crash on Highway 165 near the Ouachita Correctional Center.
Investigators say that when they got to the scene to investigate the crash, they noticed that one person had been shot in the leg.
Investigators are trying to determine how the victim got shot and when the shooting happened.
Authorities said the victim's injury does not appear to be life-threatening. The victim is currently being treated at a local hospital.
The investigation is ongoing.