CLEVELAND– A man who was shot while driving on Interstate 90 near Dead Man’s Curve in Cleveland Friday evening has now died.
It happened at around 4:45 p.m. on I-90 westbound before the Shoreway split. Witnesses told police someone in a Jeep fired shots into the victim’s car before driving away.
The victim, a 24-year-old man, lost control and crashed into a utility pole North Marginal Road; his car came to a stop against a fence bordering Burke Lakefront Airport.
Cleveland police said the victim suffered a gunshot wound to the chest and died from his injuries at MetroHealth Medical Center. The man’s 26-year-old passenger was not injured.
The case is now being investigated as a homicide. Anyone with information is urged to call the Cleveland Police Department.
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