ASTORIA, Queens (WABC) --Police in Queens are investigating a shooting early Sunday that left a man critically injured.
It happened at about 4 a.m. on Steinway Street between 28th and 30th Avenues in Astoria.
Witnesses heard several shots fired. A 23-year-old man sitting in a car was struck in the neck and chest, and taken to Elmhurst Hospital.
It is not clear whether the gunman fired from a car or was on foot. The gunman left the scene in a dark-colored Mercedes at a high rate of speed, according to police.
An NYPD car responding to the shooting got into an accident several blocks away involving three other cars.
No one was seriously injured.