Multiple shot during road rage incident in Caroline County

Posted at 12:17 AM, Apr 13, 2021
and last updated 2021-04-13 10:46:42-04

CAROLINE COUNTY, Va. -- Deputies are investigating a road rage incident that ended with multiple people shot on Route 301 Monday afternoon.

The Caroline County Sheriff's Office said it started when a truck pulling a trailer cut through a group of cars, causing a crash in the northbound lanes.

The driver of the truck reportedly stopped when he saw the crash. That's when people got out of their cars, surrounded his truck and started yelling at him.

The driver of the truck decided to take off, hitting two people with the trailer he was hauling in the process.

Deputies said that's when the shooting started. Two people were shot: one in the shoulder and another in the buttocks. The condition of those shot is unknown at this time.

21-year-old Jordan Silverling of Seaford was arrested in connection to the incident and faces several charges including aggravated assault.

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