They responded to the call at 4:30 p.m. on Monday.
Police say the crash involved a semi and two other vehicles.
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A passenger, who has been described as a mid 30’s, black male with a thin build was in the car at the time of shooting.
Police have not tracked down the SUV that hit Darrion. It was dark colored and was seen leaving the crash scene.
Officers estimate the value of the crystal meth at around $30,000.
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According to IMPD, the striking vehicle stayed on scene.
They were on their way to Gatlinburg when they approached slower moving traffic and hit an SUV.
The victim said both suspects were dressed in black clothing and ski masks.
Authorities believe the vehicle involved in the crash probably incurred damage to the front passenger side.
His preliminary charges include operating a vehicle while intoxicated, intimidation against a police officer and public intoxication.
Detectives say they don’t believe the shooting was random.
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