Man hospitalized after drive-by shooting in Belle Glade

A man is in the hospital in critical condition after a drive-by shooting in Belle Glade, according to the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office.

Deputies say the shooting happened shortly after noon near State Road 715 and Hooker Highway.

According to deputies, the victim was driving between Belle Glade and Pahokee when another car drove by and fired multiple shots hitting the car and the driver.

The man was taken to the hospital where he remains in critical condition after he pulled over to call for help, deputies say.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-458-TIPS (8477).