• Memphis man killed in shooting near I-40 off-ramp, police say

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    MEMPHIS, Tenn. - A man was killed after a shooting near a major Memphis interstate.

    Police said the deadly shooting happened around 3 p.m. Friday at the intersection of Firestone Avenue and Coker Street – which is just off the exit from I-40 in North Memphis.

    According to MPD, the victim – who has not yet been identified – was pronounced dead at the scene.  

    Several witnesses told FOX13 the victim was shot several times as he sat at a traffic light near the off-ramp inside his vehicle.

    FOX13 crews noticed at least five bullet holes on the passenger side of the car. 


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    Investigators have not released any information regarding a suspected shooter.  

    The investigation is ongoing.   

    This is a developing story. Stay with FOX13 for the latest updates.  

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