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Henderson gunshot victim who crashed while on line with 911 identified

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Henderson police say a man who was shot crashed his vehicle in the area of Anthem and Bicentennial parkways on Oct. 3, 2016. (Source: FOX5) Henderson police say a man who was shot crashed his vehicle in the area of Anthem and Bicentennial parkways on Oct. 3, 2016. (Source: FOX5)
HENDERSON, NV (FOX5) -

Medical examiners identified a Henderson man who died after being shot before crashing into a light pole early Monday morning.

According to the Clark County Coroner's Office, the victim in the case was Christopher Stewart, 49. His cause and manner of death remained pending Tuesday.

Henderson police said about 3:53 a.m., dispatchers received a 911 call from Stewart who said he had been shot. While on the line, the man crashed his vehicle into a light pole located near Anthem and Bicentennial parkways.

The man was taken to St. Rose Dominican Hospital – Siena Campus, where he was pronounced dead.

Henderson detectives believe the victim had been at The Bar, located at 11624 Bermuda Rd., until about 3:45 a.m.

The man was driving a 2012 four-door Ford Focus, and it’s believe he was headed to Anthem Highlands, possibly by way of Volunteer Boulevard, Executive Airport Drive or Anthem Parkway.

Police are asking that anyone who might have seen the vehicle between 3:45 a.m. and 4 a.m. come forward.

Anyone with information was urged to call the Henderson Police Department at 702-267-4911. Those wishing to remain anonymous may call Crime Stoppers at 702-385-5555 or leave information online at www.crimestoppersofnv.com.

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