Man fatally shot near gas station in Spring

Thursday, December 24, 2020
Man who drove to gas station after being shot dies at hospital
Deputies are looking more into the shooting of a man who was shot and drove himself to an Exxon gas station in Spring.

SPRING, Texas -- Authorities are investigating a deadly daytime shooting in Spring.

Deputies with the Harris County Sheriff's Office were called to a gas station in the 5700 block of Root Road Thursday afternoon. When they got there, they found an injured driver in a white SUV, suffering from what appeared to be a gunshot wound.

The man was airlifted to a hospital, where he died from his injuries.

Harris County Sheriff Ed Gonzalez tweeted that it was likely the man shot somewhere else, drove away and came to a stop on Root Road.

The circumstances and motive surrounding the shooting are unknown. The investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with any information is asked to call 713-221-6000 or 713-222-TIPS.