TAMPA, Fla. (WTSP) -- The eastbound lanes of Interstate 4 are currently closed as deputies investigate a shooting.

The Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office says it responded to a call at approximately 3:05 p.m. about shots being fired in the area of I-4 and I-75 near Mango.

When they arrived, they discovered that two vehicles were seen traveling eastbound on I-4 and, at some point for unknown reasons, the occupant or occupants of one vehicle fired multiple shots at the other vehicle.

Deputies say the victim pulled over and the suspect vehicle took off. The only description of the suspect vehicle at this time is that it was possibly a small, silver 4-door car.

Traffic is being diverted from the area at this time.