Man dies after being shot outside Ky. gas station

Nashville crime scene
(Photo: WKRN)

HOPKINSVILLE, Ky. (WKRN) – Hopkinsville police are investigating the fatal shooting of a 24-year-old man.

According to a news release, it happened just before 2 p.m. Saturday at the Marathon gas station on East 9th Street and Campbell Street.

The victim, Tarone Williams, was shot while he was standing outside the store.

He then got in his car and started driving westbound on East 9th Street. He had only driven a block away when he collided with another car.

Williams was unresponsive when officers arrived and was pronounced dead at the scene. No suspect description was immediately released.

The investigation into the shooting is ongoing. Anyone with information should contact authorities at 270-887-TIPS.