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Man injured in 'unprovoked' shooting while driving in Dallas, police say

A large black SUV pulled up behind the man's car and someone inside the SUV began shooting at him "unprovoked," police said.
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A 36-year-old man was injured overnight Monday after someone opened fire on his car while he was driving, Dallas police said. 

The shooting happened around 1:10 a.m. on the 6000 block of East Grand Avenue. 

The man was with a 49-year-old woman and was driving south at the time, according to police.

A large black SUV pulled up behind the man's car and someone inside the vehicle began shooting at the man and woman "unprovoked," police said. Police believe the SUV may have been a Suburban.

The man had multiple injuries from the incident, though police did not say if he was shot. He was being treated at a local hospital for those injuries and is expected to survive. The woman who was with him was not injured, according to police.

The shooter fled the scene, police said.