Man shot while driving, crashes car in Englewood neighborhood


Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office is investigating after a man was shot while driving and crashed his car on Putnam Avenue.

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Detectives said that at around 9:35 p.m. on Sunday, officers responded to reports of a crash and located a man inside the car with at least one gunshot wound. He was transported to a local hospital by the Jacksonville Fire and Rescue Department, but he later died there.

Detectives with the Homicide and Crime Scene units are investigating. At this time, the circumstances surrounding the shooting are unknown, so the incident is pending classification.

Anyone with information is asked to call JSO at 904-630-0500, email jsocrimetips@jaxsheriff.org or call Crime Stoppers at 866-845-TIPS.

Action News Jax will continue to follow the story and will update you as we learn more.

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