Eddie Rodriguez was a victim of a road rage shooting in Philadelphia

By | December 4, 2021

Eddie Rodriguez Death – Cause of Death – 21-year-old Eddie Rodriguez, was killed in an apparent road rage shooting on Thursday night, 2nd of December 2021 in Philadelphia. According to the police, the victim was driving in a car that he and his brother had purchased earlier that day, when the shooting occurred. The shooting happened at about 6:30 p.m. on the Roosevelt Boulevard Extension near Henry Avenue in the city’s East Falls section.

Eddie and his brother bought an Acura on Thursday, and took it for a drive during rush hour. The police said Eddie’s brother hit the brakes hard and crashed with another car. The driver of the striking vehicle then pulled up and fired two shots into Eddie’s car. Eddie who was sitting in the passenger’s seat, was shot twice. The police transported him to an area hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Police said they do not know who fired the shots but there were four men wearing masks inside the striking car. Police said they are looking for a dark-colored vehicle. People in the area say they’ve noticed an uptick in road rage incidents. No further description is available at this time. Anyone with any information is asked to call police at 215-686-TIPS .