A motorist was shot and wounded early Tuesday morning while driving along a northeast Atlanta interstate, according to a report from the AJC. Atlanta police dispatchers received reports about 12:30 a.m. of as many as 20 shots being fired at a silver car along I-85 northbound near Piedmont Road. The driver of the four-door sedan wrecked after being shot three times in the back, according to Channel 2 Action News. The was taken to Grady Memorial Hospital, but his condition was not immediately available.

The Atlanta City Council voted unanimously Monday to create a 16-member advisory committee to make recommendations on the redevelopment of Bellwood Quarry, a 45-acre site in northwest Atlanta bought by the city in 2006. According to the Atlanta Business Chronicle, the property has been eyed in recent months as a potential new home for a facility to replace the Boisfeuillet Jones Atlanta Civic Center. City officials are looking to sell the 20-acre civic center site and have issued a request for proposals from developers interested in the property. The quarry, which TV viewers will recognize from “The Walking Dead” is meant to be a centerpiece of the BeltLine development.

No, you’re not imagining it — gas prices really have fallen to less than $3 per gallon in many metro areas. WSB has a report on some of the places selling the cheapest gas.

Collin Kelley

Collin Kelley has been the editor of Atlanta Intown for two decades and has been a journalist and freelance writer for 35 years. He’s also an award-winning poet and novelist.