Motorists See Man Shot To Death Over Bridge

News Americas, MONTERREY, Mexico, Weds. Aug. 24, 2011: Dozens of motorists on Constitution Ave. in the Mexican city of Monterrey were stunned to see a man hung over a bridge and shot dead before their eyes.

Authorities say gunmen hung a man from a pedestrian bridge in Nuevo Leon state and shot him.

The shooting comes as the Gulf and Zetas drug cartels continue to fight for control of the city.

Monterrey’s overpasses have seen several gang killings this year, often carried out in daylight in view of drivers on busy streets below.