UPDATE: Man wounded in N Street shooting has died

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UPDATE (Oct. 15, 9:05 a.m.) — The man wounded in the Oct. 9 shooting died on Oct. 13 and has been identified by coroner’s officials as David Moncada Zamora, 48. He was pronounced dead at 6:53 p.m. at Kern Medical.

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) — Police are investigating a shooting that severely wounded a person Friday night in Central Bakersfield.

Police and emergency crews were called to a neighborhood near 6th and N streets for a report of a shooting just after 10:30 p.m. Officers found a collision in the area. Inside one of the vehicles, a man was found suffering from a gunshot wound, according to BPD.

The man was taken to a local hospital for treatment of life-threatening injuries, the department said.

BPD said the investigation revealed that the victim was shot while driving through the intersection of 6th Street and N Street. Following the shooting, the victim continued driving a short distance until he collided with two parked vehicles on 6th Street.

No suspect information is available at this time. Anyone with information regarding the incident is encouraged to call BPD at 661-327-7111.

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