Interstate 805
Interstate 805. Photo by Chris Stone

A man suffered minor injuries after being shot in his vehicle early Wednesday morning on a freeway in University City.

The man was driving on north Interstate 805 when his car was struck by bullets several times near La Jolla Village Drive, police told ABC 7.

The unidentified man told police that a bullet grazed his leg, but he was able to drive home to Carlsbad to treat his injuries.

The California Highway Patrol was investigating the incident. No other information was immediately released.