RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — A Richmond man died Monday after being shot while riding in a car traveling westbound on Interstate-64 on the Shockoe Valley Bridge, according to police.
Virginia State Police responded to I-64 west on the bridge at 4:12 a.m. for reports of a shooting. The driver of a Kia sedan informed authorities that they were shot at while moving west in the left lane. The driver was eventually able to get off the interstate and stop on E. Broad Street.
The passenger in the vehicle, identified as 23-year-old Timothy A.L.B. Richardson, was struck by gunfire and later died at the hospital, police said.
According to police, the driver said they were shot at by someone traveling in the center or right lane.
The shooting required investigators to shut down all lanes of westbound I-64 in Richmond. An investigation into Richardson’s death is ongoing.
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