NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WVEC) -- Police are investigating after a 25-year-old man was shot in the head and the neck Wednesday evening.

The shooting happened while two men were sitting inside a car in the 1300 block of 24th Street just before 7 p.m. According to police the shots came from another car passing by.

The injured man was taken to a local area hospital with life threatening injuries.

No suspect information is available at this time.