Michael Goynes, 24, of Omaha was taken to Creighton University Medical Center early Sunday after someone shot at his car and he struck a utility pole near 84th and Blondo Streets.
He suffered non-life-threatening injuries. His passenger, Creighton Jones, 21, of Omaha, was treated for minor injuries at the scene, said Officer Michael Pecha, a police spokesman.
Goynes told police he was driving a white sport utility vehicle when someone shot at the car about 2 a.m., causing it to crash into a wooden pole at 2030 Keystone Drive.
Jones was found near the SUV. Goynes was located a short time later near 88th and Maple Streets and taken to the hospital. It wasn’t clear if he was injured by gunfire.