Deadly shooting closes portions of Blackstone, Fresno Police say

April 05 2021 05:30 pm

FRESNO, Calif. (KSEE/KGPE) — Blackstone between Spruce and Herndon avenues in north Fresno remains closed Monday while Fresno Police investigate a shooting.

Police say the shooting happened around midnight near Blackstone and Spruce avenues. 

Investigators say the driver of a Jaguar was shot as the vehicle was headed north on Blackstone Avenue. Police say a black BMW began shooting at the Jaguar hitting the driver causing the driver to lose control of the vehicle and crash into other vehicles.

Several passengers in the Jaguar at the time of the shooting were not injured.

For local, national, and breaking news, and to get weather alerts, download our FREE mobile app from the Apple App Store or the Google Play Store.

The shooting victim was transported to Community Regional Medical Center where he later died.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

CBS47 On Your Side

Do you have a problem that you need help solving? Contact CBS47 and let us be On Your Side.

Phone: 559-761-0383