Transcript for Super Bowl Winner Shot and Killed in New Orleans
on the streets of New Orleans. Will smith was a key part of the New Orleans saints team that won the super bowl in 2009. He was killed in what appears to be a road rage attack. Ever have a pilgrim is here with more. Reporter: A shooting rock the NFL community this morning. Former New Orleans saints defensive end will smith shot multiple times over what was essentially a fender bender. Sean Peyton tweeting -- heavy hearts for the loss of will smith. Overnight, shunning news rocking the NFL community. Shot and killed in a road rage incident late Saturday evens. Complain taint says there's a male down with about six gunshot wounds to the chest. Reporter: Police saying a hummer hit smith's Mercedes SUV at an interception. ESPN's Mike triplet was there. According to police, smith was driving. He was struck from behind. The drivers exchanged words. At some point, smith was shot multiple times. Pronounced dead at the scene. His wife, Raquel, also shot twice in the leg. Reporter: The alleged gunman, seen here. Hours earlier, smith posting this selfie of him with his wife at the New Orleans French quarter fest. Writing, having a blast. Mark Ingram tweeting, devastated. Lord, please be with the smith family at the time. Others taking to Twitter saying, rest in peace, will smith. Submit was a member of the 2009 super bowl winning saints team that brought the city its first championship. He was one of the all-time great saints defensive players. Reporter: A sense less and tragic loss. Our thoughts are with will smith, his wife, Racquel, and his children. What a disaster. Thank you for bringing us the story. Back over to rob with another look at the forecast. Cold and snow the story. This, the picture out of state college, Pennsylvania. Where Penn state is home based.
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