Coroner: Crash Killed Man Behind Shooting Spree on Shaw Avenue
The FresnoCounty Coroner is now reporting that 21-year-old Joshua Lewis died as a result of acar crash and not shots fired at him.
FresnoPolice say Lewis went on a deadly carjacking and shooting spree Thursday evening along West Shaw Avenue.
The shooting killed 65-year old Nhia Lee of Fresno. Hiswife was shot in the arm, but officers say she's going to be okay.
Two others were also hurt.
Police have credited an off-duty Correctional Officer for stoppingthe spree.
He pulled out his own gun and confronted Lewis.
He later shot Lewis in the back.
Lewis crashed the car eight miles away in a ditch at Gettysburg and Jameson Avenue.
Lewis later died.