MORENO VALLEY, Calif. – A driver was fatally shot on the evening of Dec. 31, according to authorities.
California Highway Patrol received a call around 10:35 p.m. about a hit and run on the southbound 215 freeway.
CHP simultaneously received calls of shots fired from the same location.
Upon arrival, authorities found a victim not moving with witnesses saying a vehicle shot at a tow truck. The body was found next to the driver’s side of the truck.
Life-saving efforts were administered but were unsuccessful. There are no known suspects at this time.
The identity of the victim has not been released pending notification of next of kin.
CHP is continuing its investigation with the southbound freeway shut down until further notice.
Key News Network contributed to this report.