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1 of 2 Tucson men shot in a car dies in hospital

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TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) - Authorities say a man who was shot in a car last week in Tucson has died.

Tucson police announced Tuesday that 18-year-old Andrew Liska died from his wounds at a hospital on Monday.

Liska was 1 of 2 men shot about 11 p.m. Friday.

When police officers arrived at the scene, they found the two victims in the middle of the road with gunshot wounds.

Both were taken to the hospital with critical wounds.

Detectives learned the two were backseat passengers in a car when the driver shot both of them.

They say the vehicle stopped on a road and the driver pulled both victims out of the car and then drove off.

Police are still searching for the driver in the case along with his front-seat female passenger.

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