Man recovering after being shot in the leg

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ROCKFORD, Ill. (WIFR) - A 23-year-old man is recovering this morning after he's shot in the leg Friday morning.

Rockford police say it happened in the area of Broadway and 24th Street. After officers responded to the area, they got a call that a victim had come to the hospital.

According to the man, he was driving when a dark colored car pulled up next to him and started shooting. He was then able to take himself to the hospital.

No one else was hurt and nothing in the area was hit by the gunfire.