or cross fire
Origin of crossfire
Examples from the Web for crossfire
But no more so than the Sodexo building maintenance man or the two cops who were also killed in the crossfire.
A street sweeper was caught in the crossfire as a gunman fired at the officer, fatally wounding her in the back.
These things also happen to people who you know are helpless, like random people caught in the crossfire.Bergdahl’s Bitter Homecoming: The Psychological Cost of War|Jean Kim|July 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Many more lives, often of civilians stuck in the crossfire, will be lost.
And when you are in public office, expect to get caught in the crossfire, especially if there are RICO statutes.
The questions of father and son were a crossfire, and it must be owned they had good reason for amazement.The Companions of Jehu|Alexandre Dumas, pre
They were overeager to contact the fighters and one of them caught a crossfire as he roared in.A Yankee Flier with the R.A.F.|Rutherford G. Montgomery
He also had a crossfire, that he used at times with telling effect.Baseball Joe, Home Run King|Lester Chadwick
The direct and crossfire of these guns were so coordinated that many guns could play upon a dangerous enemy approach.The Fight for the Argonne|William Benjamin West
Several had been wounded in the crossfire of the two opposing forces, but their bodies had been removed.The Radio Boys' Search for the Inca's Treasure|Gerald Breckenridge