Brockton: D.A.’s office investigates fatal July 4th shooting

A shooting and car fire in Brockton early Monday morning ends with one person dead and the another in serious condition.

Two men were driving in the 400 block of Elm Street just past midnight. Initial reports indicate both men were shot, causing the motor vehicle to swerve and crash into a car in a resident’s driveway. One person was taken to Brockton Hospital and the other was taken to Good Samaritan Medical Center.

The names of the victims have not been released. the Plymouth County D.A.’s office has taken over the investigation.

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