Man dead after being shot, crashing vehicle into tree in Cathedral City

An investigation is underway after a man was found shot to death in a car that crashed into a tree in Cathedral City this weekend.

Deputies were called about shots fired in the area of McCallum Way and Avenida Juarez about 7:45 pm on Saturday, according to the Desert Sun. A short time later, there was a crash one block to the west at McCallum and Avenida Alvera.

A victim was found at the crash site suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. He was pronounced him dead at the scene.

The name of the victim has not been released. An investigation is underway.