ORANGE, Calif. (AP) — A 6-year-old boy seated within the backseat of his mom’s automotive on a Southern California freeway was shot to loss of life by one other driver in a road-rage assault Friday, authorities mentioned.
The taking pictures occurred round eight a.m. on State Route 55 within the metropolis of Orange.
“It was an remoted highway rage incident between the mother and one other driver from a white sedan,” California Freeway Patrol Officer Florentino Olivera advised Los Angeles information station KTLA-TV.
“Undecided if there have been any passengers in that white sedan however apparently there was a shot fired from that sedan into the silver automotive, and sadly, the kid that was seated in the suitable rear seat was struck,” he mentioned.
The boy died at a hospital. His title was not instantly launched.
The freeway was shut down for hours as a couple of dozen investigators walked the lanes in search of proof.
The CHP requested for help from any drivers who had been on that part of freeway between 7:55 a.m. and eight:15 a.m., particularly if their automobiles have dashboard cameras.
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