AKRON, Ohio -- Akron Police are investigating the possible connection between an overnight shooting and a car crash near Akron General Hospital shortly thereafter.
Detectives say one person was shot outside of a gentlemen's club on East South Street, just after midnight Thursday morning.
Within the next few minutes, a car crashed into a pole about a block away from Akron General Medical Center.
The victim is expected to survive the gunshot wound.
Police suspect the two incidents are related, but did not confirm the connection.
Detectives have not said if they have any suspects in the shooting.