The Calhoun office of the Georgia Bureau of Investigation will be conducting an investigation into a recent exchange of gunfire between a man and an officer in which the man was wounded.

According to GBI reports:

After a chase and vehicle wreck on Harris Beamer Road, the driver – who has not been identified- of the suspect vehicle exited the vehicle and ran.

Police gave chase and the driver fired a shot at the officer with a shotgun and the officer returned fire.

The driver was injured by the gunfire and was subsequently flown to Erlanger Hospital in Chattanooga for further treatment. His condition is unknown at this time.

The Calhoun Police Department officer was not harmed during the incident, his name was also withheld in the report.

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