IT SEEMS a case of ‘wrong place, wrong time’ for a ute load of men.
They were pulled over at a Random Breath Test (RBT) site in Western Sydney around 2.20am on Sunday, with officers noticing a passenger had gunshot wounds.
Officers placed the injured man, 27, in the ute’s tray and began treating him, before ambulance paramedics arrived a short time later to the Coleman Street off-ramp of the M4 Motorway at Merrylands.
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He was then transported to Westmead Hospital where is expected to have surgery on wounds to his stomach and groin
Four other men, who were travelling in the twin-cab ute with the man, have been taken to Merrylands Police Station where they are assisting police with their inquiries.