CHP investigating shooting on freeway in San Pablo

SAN PABLO (BCN/KTVU) - A man was shot on Interstate Highway 80 in San Pablo Monday afternoon, according to police, causing the California Highway Patrol to issue a Sig-Alert for the westbound side of the roadway while police investigated the shooting.

San Pablo police responded to assist the CHP with a car crash and possible shooting on Highway 80 near San Pablo Road at 4:20 p.m.

On the scene, investigators found a car stopped on the shoulder with a man inside suffering from gunshot wounds.

He was transported to a hospital in critical condition, according to police.

A family member tells KTVU the victim is a 22-year-old man from Vallejo who works at the Chevron refinery in Richmond.

CHP officials reported at 5:10 p.m. that there would be delays on Highway 80 near San Pablo Dam Road due to police activity.

A Sig-alert was issued at 5:38 p.m., while San Pablo police investigated the incident.

CHP officials announced the cancelation of the Sig-alert at 7:22 p.m.

Police are asking anyone with additional information about the shooting to call detectives at (510) 215-3150.

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