Two People Killed During 50-Mile Shooting Rampage On I-40 Near Oklahoma City
HYDRO, Okla – A series of shootings along I-40 have resulted in several deaths Thursday morning.
The rampage started near Hydro and ended in Custer County where a suspect was arrested.
According to officials with the Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation, a driver started shooting at vehicles around midnight near the town of Hydro.
Authorities say he targeted one vehicle in a road rage incident, shooting several times at the car. The driver was shot and killed, and a passenger in the car was able to call the Oklahoma Highway Patrol for help.
A few minutes later near Weatherford, officials say the suspect shot at another vehicle, killing a woman.
Around 1 a.m., a driver was arrested for driving under the influence in Custer County.
However, officials aren’t releasing if that driver is also the suspected shooter.
OHP and the OSBI say they are investigating the shootings this morning.