Man shot in head while sitting in car near McKees Rocks Bottom Dollar store

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MCKEES ROCKS, Pa. - A man is fighting for his life after police said he was shot in the head while sitting in a car near the McKees Rocks Bottom Dollar Store Tuesday night.

Investigators said the shooting happened near the intersection of Amelia Street and Chartiers Avenue around 8 p.m.

Witnesses said they heard between eight and 12 gunshots.

One man told Channel 11 News that he heard the shots and called 911.

"What I heard originally was what sounded like firecrackers going off," the witness said. "As I turned around and looked I saw this car speeding up here and a young lady screaming, 'Get him out of my car!'"

Police said the victim was rushed to Allegheny General Hospital. His name and condition have not been released.

So far, no arrests have been made.