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Durham man shot, killed while driving car

Posted April 29, 2008 9:17 p.m. EDT
Updated April 30, 2008 12:42 a.m. EDT

— Durham police Tuesday were investigating the death of a man who was shot and killed while driving his car.

Officers responded to a call of a motor vehicle accident at the intersection of Old Oxford Highway and Danube Lane at 5:34 p.m.

When they arrived, officers found several damaged vehicles on the roadway. Police say they believe a man was shot while driving, and his vehicle struck two other cars at the intersection.

The man was pronounced dead at the scene. They withheld his name pending notification of next of kin.

The occupants of the two other vehicles were treated for minor injuries.

Anyone with information about the fatal shooting is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 919-683-1200.

Crime Stoppers pays cash rewards for information leading to arrests in felony cases and callers never have to identify themselves.