A San Diego Police Department patch
A San Diego Police Department patch on an officer’s uniform. Courtesy SDPD

A man was seriously wounded early Monday evening in a shooting on a Rolando-area roadside.

The gunfire in the 4300 block of Alamo Drive erupted about 6 p.m., according to the San Diego Police.

Patrol personnel arrived to find the victim, believed to be in his 40s, in grave condition, Officer John Buttle said.

Paramedics performed CPR on the wounded man at the scene before taking him to a trauma center.

There was no immediate description of the shooter or shooters, and the circumstances of the shooting were not immediately clear.