Man in critical condition after being shot in car while driving in South Sacramento

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7:15 a.m.

Officials with the Sacramento County Sheriff’s Office now say the man remains on life support.

4:50 a.m.

The man who was shot Monday while driving along Elsie Avenue has died, the Sacramento County Sheriff’s Office said. The shooting is now a homicide investigation.

Original story below:

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (KTXL) – Sacramento County Sheriff’s deputies responded to a shooting in South Sacramento that left one person injured Monday evening.

Shortly after 6 p.m., multiple shots were fired at a car in the parking lot of the Jack in the Box on Stockton Boulevard and Elsie Avenue, according to officials.

The sole occupant of the vehicle was transported to an area hospital in what officials called “grave condition” following CPR attempts from first responders.

No information on the shooter has been released at this time, and the cause for the shooting is still unknown.

This story is developing. Check back for updates.

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