Police were investigating a shooting early Tuesday morning after a caller told them a woman was lying injured in the roadway in Independence.
The person called police about 4 a.m. and said the woman was lying in the road near Independence and South Glenwood avenues. The caller told police that she might have been shot, police said.
When police arrived, they found the woman and determined that she had been shot once. She was taken to a hospital with serious injuries.