Woman Shot on I-95 in Miami Dies; Officials Searching for Suspects

first_imgFHP is trying to determine whether Gonzalez was targeted, or if she was hit by a stray bullet.Cortina told authorities the gunshots came from inside a dark-colored vehicle. A woman who was shot while driving through Northwest Miami-Dade County on Friday night has died.Authorities announced the death of 22-year-old Melissa Gonzalez on Saturday afternoon.According to the Florida Highway Patrol, she was shot while driving southbound on I-95, near the 79th Street exit.Gonzalez’s passenger, identified as 26-year-old Julian Cortina, says he heard the gunfire, looked over and saw that Gonzalez had been hurt.They pulled onto the shoulder of the highway’s express lanes and called for help.The southbound lanes of I-95 at Northwest 79th Street, which had been shut down overnight, were reopened at around 5:30 a.m. Saturday.Southbound I-95 is currently shutdown at NW 79 ST. Troopers are on scene investigating a Highway Shooting. Please avoid the area and seek an alternate route! pic.twitter.com/7JsnsVhc2Z— FHP Miami (@FHPMiami) January 4, 2020last_img read more

O’Donnell hoping to train with Irish squad

first_imgThe Irish squad will continue training this morning at Carton House ahead of Sunday’s hugely-anticipated Six Nations contest with England at the Aviva.Cahir’s Tommy O’Donnell will be hoping to play a part in training.The Munster flanker’s recovery from a concussion injury is being monitored this week as he competes with Jordi Murphy for a starting role in the absence of Jamie Heaslip.last_img