PALM SPRINGS, Calif. -

A 52 year old man was shot by someone inside a vehicle on Palm Vista Drive around 2:30 a.m. Thursday.

Palm Springs police said the victim was standing in front of a home in the 300 block of Palm Vista Drive when a vehicle stopped in front of him. Witnesses said several shots were fired from inside the vehicle.

The man was taken to the hospital but he is expected to survive.

Police said the vehicle was gone before officers arrived to the scene. They said there's no description of the suspect or the vehicle.

Authorities are investigating and ask anyone with information to call the Palm Springs Police Department at 760-323-8116.

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