UPDATE: Authorities identify driver injured after exchanging gunfire with Cedar Rapids police

UPDATE (8/1): The driver who exchanged gunfire with Cedar Rapids Police early Saturday morning has been identified as 23-year-old Brandon Lee Nelso...

August 1, 2022
10:02 PM

UPDATE (8/1): The driver who exchanged gunfire with Cedar Rapids Police early Saturday morning has been identified as 23-year-old Brandon Lee Nelson.In an update, the Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation says that Nelson is still being treated at the University of Iowa Hospital and his discharge is pending.After interviews are conducted, the name of the officers involved in the shooting will also be released, DCI says.ORIGINAL STORYCEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (KWWL)-- Just before 4:00 a.m. Saturday Cedar Rapids officers pulled over a vehicle for uncontrolled driving, which quickly turned into an officer involved shooting.