9-year-old girl injured by gunfire on Dallas highway

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DALLAS, Tx. (AP) -- Police say a 9-year-old girl was injured by gunfire after a man shot into a moving car on a Dallas highway.

WFAA-TV reports officers are searching for the man they say shot at least three times into the SUV Sunday. A woman was driving, with a man and her daughter as passengers.

Police say the attacker opened fire after a near collision around 9:30 p.m. Police say the girl was shot once in her left side and is in stable condition at a hospital.

They described the man as as having a salt-and-pepper goatee and thinning hair.