NORTH BABYLON, Suffolk County (WABC) -- A 17-year-old boy is fighting for his life after being shot while driving on Long Island.
It happened just after 10 p.m. Wednesday on Sunrise Highway in North Babylon.
Police say someone opened fire from the passenger side of a black car as it passed the victim's vehicle, hitting him in the chest several times.
The teen crashed into another car and the median before calling 911 for help.
He is hospitalized in critical condition.
Sunrise Highway was shut down in both directions east of Hubbards Path as police investigated.
ALSO READ | NY correction officer accused of posing as cop and pulling over women to solicit nude photos
* Download the abc7NY app for breaking news alerts
Submit a News Tip