UPDATE: A man found shot in a car with a 2-year old in Burien Tuesday night (June 15, 2021) later died from his injuries.

The 2-year old child – who was was also in the car – was uninjured.

The incident happened at SW 129th Street and 4th Ave SW (map below).

Police say that at approximately 8:18 p.m. on Tuesday night, June 15, 2021, 911 calls were received from several community members who heard the sound of gunfire, followed by a vehicle collision.

The male victim was transported to Harborview with life-threatening injuries, where he later died of his injuries.

The shooter remains at large.

Officers arrived within two minutes of being dispatched, and found the male victim in a vehicle with gunshot wounds, along with an uninjured 2-year old child.

“Our thoughts go out to this young family tonight,” police said.

Several roads were closed while detectives collect evidence and process the scene.

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