EL SOBRANTE (CBS SF) — A 27-year-old Richmond resident crashed on Highway 80 late Monday night after being wounded in a shooting in El Sobrante, according to the Contra Costa County Sheriff’s Department.
The sheriff’s department said deputies responded to a report of a shooting in the 4200 block of Valley View Road in El Sobrante shortly after 10 p.m.
Arriving deputies, found evidence of a shooting including blood spatters but no victims or suspects. They also learned that a vehicle sped away from the area.
While they were at the scene of the El Sobrante shooing, the deputies received a call from the California Highway Patrol reporting a solo vehicle crash on Highway 80 at San Pablo Ave involving a shooting victim.
The Richmond resident was taken to a local hospital and was in critical condition. Investigators said they believed the victim was shot at the El Sobrante location.
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