Man dead, woman injured in East Side shooting

A man is dead and a woman in severe condition following a shooting on the East Side.

It happened at about 1:30 a.m. off Interstate 10 and N. Foster Road.

Arriving officer located a pickup truck that had crashed along the highway. The two victims were located and the man was pronounced dead and the woman was transported to the hospital with a gunshot wound to the face, where she is listed in a critical condition.

Police believe the shooting happened inside the vehicle, which could have led up to the crash.

A bullet hole was seen through the passenger’s side window.

Witnesses told police that the pickup was weaving and swerving before the crash, but nobody saw the shooting take place.

The investigation is ongoing.