Shooting victim dies after crashing car into pole

Memphis Police say what the initially thought was a car crash overnight later turned out to be the city's latest homicide.

Officers were responding to a crash in the 5400 block of Cottonwood when they discovered the driver had been shot.

Witnesses told police the victim got into a fight with two men at a nearby bar.  As the man left the bar, shots rang out. He was hit, and fled the scene in his car.  He later died after crashing his car into a poll.

If you have information that could aid Memphis Police in this case, call CrimeStoppers at 901-528-CASH.