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Authorities investigating shooting that left 37-year-old man dead, 29-year-old woman injured

Nashville, TENNESSEE – According to the MNPD officials, the fatal shooting occurred right after 3 p.m. Friday.

It happened in the parking lot of a soon to open 7-Eleven convenience store at the intersection of Gallatin and Maxwell Avenues.

MNPD officers responded to a shooting call.

The responding officers discovered that 37-year-old Tywane Miller and a 29-year-old woman were driving out of the parking lot when they were suddenly blocked by a white Ford Flex.

At least one person got out of the suspect’s vehicle and opened fire.

The 29-year-old driver was fatally shot and died at the scene.

His passenger suffered non-life threatening wounds to her jaw and hand.

Following the shooting, MNPD officer spotted the suspect’s vehicle on Shelby Avenue at I-24.

The suspect’s vehicle fled on the interstate at a high speed.

The Ford traveled onto I-40 and collided with the center interstate retaining wall and four other vehicles before coming to a stop.

The three occupants bailed out and went onto the westbound lanes of I-40 where they carjacked a 35-year-old Nashville man who was driving a Subaru Forester SUV.

One of the suspects hit the victim in the head with a gun in the process. He was not seriously hurt.

This incident remains under investigation.