Two men were shot while driving along the Eastern Main Road, Laventille, this afternoon.
Police said the men Selwyn King aka "Buju" and Jason Hillaire, both of Eastern Quarry Road, Laventille, were travelling in a blue Nissan B14 and stopped near the traffic lights near the Success Laventille Secondary School, when two men came out of a track and fired shots at the car.
King was shot in the chest while Hillaire was shot on both hands.
Their car crashed into the traffic lights when they tried to drive away.
Police were called in and they were taken to the hospital.
Members of the Inter Agency Task Force are still on the scene.