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.
Officers are on the scene of a shooting at Firestone and Coker. One male has been pronounced deceased on the scene. This is an ongoing investigation.— Memphis Police Dept (@MEM_PoliceDept) August 23, 2019
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