2 shot, one dead after vehicles exchanged gunfire on I-26, police say

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CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCBD) – Authorities are investigating a shooting that killed one person and injured another on Wednesday afternoon.

According to the Charleston Police Department, the incident began on I-26 near the Mount Pleasant Street Exit, with individuals in one vehicle shooting at another vehicle. It ended near Meeting and Columbus Streets on the peninsula around 2:00 p.m.

CPD arrived on scene and found two people with gunshot wounds in a vehicle. They were transported to MUSC, where one of the individuals later died.

The identity of the victims has not yet been released.

This is a developing story and an investigation is underway. Police say anyone who saw the shooting should call the Charleston Police Department at 843-743-7200.

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