Man fatally shot after collision in Yavapai County
MAYER, AZ (CBS5/AP) -
Yavapai County authorities say one man was fatally shot during what is being called an apparent road rage incident.
Paul Ries, 50, of Maricopa, was fatally wounded Sunday after a two-vehicle collision on State Route 69 near Spring Valley, which is southeast of Mayer.
The Sheriff's Office says a 59-year-old man was detained but not immediately arrested in connection with the incident. Authorities said they were interviewing witnesses.
Deputies said they are still seeking other witnesses. People who may have information that can help are asked to call the Sheriff's Office at 928-771-3260 and ask for Criminal Investigations - reference case number 14-039174.
Witnesses can also call Yavapai Silent Witness, 1-800-932-3232.
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