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Atlanta police investigating deadly shooting outside of Magic City

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ATLANTA (CBS ATLANTA) -

One person is dead and second has been taken to a local hospital following a shooting outside of a popular Atlanta strip club.

Atlanta police told CBS Atlanta News early Tuesday morning that, when officers arrived at Magic City, one of the victims was already dead in the parking lot of the club.

The shooting happened just before 2:30 a.m. as groups of patrons left the adult entertainment establishment.

Police said the incident began inside the club.

A large number of people in one group began fighting with another smaller group, according to police. Both groups were escorted out by club security.

The two victims got into their car and began to drive off when suddenly they were fired upon.

The first man was shot in his upper torso, but managed to-walk-to the responding officers seeking help. The second man died as direct result of his injuries while seated in the vehicle.

The injured man is expected to survive.

At this point, police have not identified a suspect or given a description of the shooters getaway car.

Atlanta police ask that anyone with information that can help identify the gunman to call Atlanta Crime Stoppers.

Stay with CBS Atlanta News for continued updates.

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