ASTORIA, Queens (WABC) -- Police are investigating after a man was injured by gunfire walking down a street in Queens, according to police sources.
The 21-year-old man was shot twice in the lower back at 19-12 22nd Road in Astoria around 8:20 p.m.
He was taken to Elmhurst Hospital where he's expected to survive.
The suspect fled from the scene.
The motive for the shooting remains under investigation, according to police.
This story will be updated as more information becomes available.
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