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Buffalo police investigating shooting that ended in a deadly crash on Genesee Street

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Posted at 10:49 PM, Jun 01, 2022
and last updated 2022-06-02 16:31:17-04

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) — Buffalo police say a man is dead after a shooting that led to a crash on the city's East Side Wednesday night.

Police, fire and AMR crews initially responded to the scene at Genesee Street and Bissell Avenue just before 9:00 p.m., where a car had crashed into a building.

Investigators say the 35-year-old man driving the car was shot shortly before the crash. He died at the crash scene.

Police are investigating this as a homicide and are asking anyone with information to contact their confidential tip line at (716) 847-2255.