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Man found with gunshot wound after car slams into Hartford home's steps

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Franklin Avenue in Hartford was closed Thursday night (WFSB) Franklin Avenue in Hartford was closed Thursday night (WFSB)
HARTFORD, CT (WFSB) -

A man is in critical condition after a shooting and crash in Hartford that happened late Thursday night.

According to Hartford police, the incident began as a report of shots being fired in the area of 34 Annawan St. just before 10:30 p.m.

Police's shotspotter system detected five rounds.

In retaliation for the shooting, a vehicle with bullet damage collided with the front steps of a home at 63 Franklin Ave.

No structural damage was done to the building.

However, an unresponsive man was found inside the vehicle. Police said he had a life-threatening gunshot wound to his chest.

He was rush to Hartford Hospital where officials listed him in critical-but-stable-condition following emergency surgery.

Three bullet casings were recovered on Annawan Street.

Two crime scenes are being investigated.

No suspects or witnesses were located.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Hartford police.

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