San Diego

Man Shot in the Back in Vista

Authorities were investigating a shooting in Vista Wednesday morning. 

A man was shot in the back on N. Santa Fe Avenue, near the Vista Academy of Visual and Performing Arts, just after midnight, the San Diego County Sheriff's Department said. 

The 29-year-old man was taken to a Palomar Hospital for treatment of non-life threatening wounds. His condition was not known. 

Investigators were collecting evidence a few blocks from where the man was found, at N. Santa Fe and Connecticut avenues. 

The roadway was expected to re-open before it could affect the morning commute, SDSO said. 

No other information was available.

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