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Man hospitalized after alleged shootout with deputies in Highland

The back window of a van is seen after an alleged exchange of gunfire between the driver and deputies in Highland on Monday, Dec. 31, 2012. The driver was hospitalized and is expected to survive. He is facing charges.

January 1, 2013 12:00:00 AM PST
A suspect shot by sheriff's deputies in Highland is expected to survive.

It happened at Del Rosa Avenue and Union Street around 5:40 p.m. Monday. The deputies were trying to pull the man over when he allegedly shot at them. They returned fire when his van came to a stop. No deputies were hurt.

The suspect is in the hospital and is facing several charges.