A 51-year-old New Orleans man was fatally shot Sunday afternoon while repairing a vehicle in his driveway, New Orleans police said.

The shooting occurred about 4 p.m. in the 4700 block of Werner Drive, Officer Frank B. Robertson III said in a news release.

Family members heard the shots and found the man, whose identity was not released, lying underneath a raised vehicle, shot multiple times, Robertson said.

He died at the scene, Robertson said.

Witnesses told police they saw a man running to a silver or gray Chevrolet Trailblazer parked nearby, Robertson said.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at (504) 822-1111.