Man dies after shooting on I-85 in Atlanta

Atlanta police are investigating a deadly shooting on Interstate 85 just before the Downtown Connector.

Officials say a driver called in reporting a shooting around 4:20 a.m. Monday on the northbound lanes of the interstate and Metropolitan Parkway.

At the scene, officers found a man with multiple gunshot wounds on the road's shoulder. Medics rushed the man to the hospital, where Atlanta police say he later died.

At the time, investigators had blocked a lane of traffic as part of their search for evidence. The lane has been since cleared.

The investigation is ongoing. If you have any information that could help with the case, please call the Atlanta Police Department.

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