1 woman dead, another critical after being shot while driving on I-95 near Riverside: JSO

Scene of a deadly shooting near Riverside. (Copyright 2023 by WJXT News4Jax - All rights reserved.)

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – A woman is dead and another woman is in critical condition after they were shot while traveling in a car on Interstate 95 near Riverside early Sunday morning, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office.

JSO said the shooting happened around 2:45 a.m. on I-95 north near the I-10 interchange.

When officers responded, they found two women inside a black sedan that had drifted to the median and said they are between 25 and 35 years old.

JSO said both were taken to the hospital in critical condition. During surgery one of the women died from her injuries and the second woman is in surgery and in critical condition, JSO said.

Investigators are now canvassing the area and trying to understand a possible motive.