Man dies after driver finds him bleeding on King County road

COVINGTON, Wash. -- Detectives are investigating after a man died from a gunshot wound early Wednesday.

According to the King County Sheriff's Office, a woman driving near the intersection of 185th Ave. SE & SE Timberlane Blvd. around 3:15 a.m. discovered a bleeding man lying on the side of the road.

She called authorities who tried to resuscitate the man, but he died at the scene.

A neighbor reported hearing a gunshot shortly before the man was found.

Officials have not released the man's identity, but described him as a black man in his 20s.

Little is known about the shooting. Anyone with information is asked to call investigators at 206-296-3311.

Deputies are also encouraging anyone who was the victim of any crime in the area overnight Tuesday to call police and file a report.