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Man shot, killed while driving on I-10 in New Orleans East

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NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) -

New Orleans Police are investigating a shooting in New Orleans East that left one man dead. 

The incident happened around 7:10 p.m. Sunday on I-10 eastbound near Plaza Drive.

Police say that the victim was driving east on I-10 when another car pulled along side his and opened fire. The victim's car then crashed through the fence on the right side of the interstate, police say. 

The victim was struck multiple times and was pronounced dead on the scene. The three passengers in the car with the victim were not injured. 

If you have any information that could help police with this case, you are asked to call NOPD homicide detective Maggie Darling at 504-658-5300 or Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111.

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