Man killed by shot to the head in Brooklyn, accused shooters flee in car

EAST FLATBUSH, Brooklyn — A 21-year-old man was fatally shot in the head in Brooklyn on Wednesday afternoon, police said.

He was hit on Brooklyn Avenue around 4:10 p.m., an NYPD spokesperson said. The man was rushed to Kings County Hospital but didn’t survive.

Two people fled the scene in a Nissan Maxima with no front license plate, officials said. They drove south on Brooklyn Avenue.

No arrests have been made.

Police have not released any additional identifying information for the victim.

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