Las Vegas, Nevada 2021-05-21 18:43:48 –
Orange, California (AP) – A 6-year-old boy sitting in the back seat of his mother’s car on a southern California freeway was shot and killed by another driver in a street attack on Friday.
The shooting took place around 8 a.m. on State Highway 55 in Orange City.
“It was an isolated street rage between my mother and another driver of a white limousine,” said Florentino Olivera, California Highway Patrol Officer, to Los Angeles news channel KTLA-TV.
“I don’t know if there were any passengers in the white limousine, but it appears that the limousine shot at the silver car. Unfortunately, the child was beaten in the right back seat, ”he said. Said.
The boy died in the hospital. His name was not immediately disclosed.
The highway was closed for hours as about 12 investigators searched the street for evidence.
CHP sought help from drivers on this section of the highway from 7:55 a.m. to 8:15 a.m., especially if the vehicle had an in-dash camera.
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