FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (WNCN) — Two young men died and another person was severely injured in a shooting that led to a car crash early Sunday in Fayetteville, police say.
The incident was reported just before 3 a.m. on Gillespie Street near Owen Drive, according to a Fayetteville police statement on Facebook.
Police said in the statement there was a “shooting incident that resulted in a vehicle collision.”
One of at least two vehicles involved in a shooting crashed at the scene, police said.
Two men were pronounced dead at the scene. A third person in the car suffered “severe injuries” from the crash.
The victims were identified as Joshua Reddick, 19, of Greenville and Devon Hargrove, 18, of Tarboro.
That person was taken to a nearby hospital for treatment, police said.
No other information was released.
Anyone with information regarding this shooting investigation is asked to contact Fayetteville Detective J. Arrington at (910) 580-8798 or Crimestoppers at (910) 483-TIPS (8477).