(WXIA)-- The man who died afterbeing shot multiple times on Interstate 20 west near the Edgewood neighborhood on Atlanta's east side has been identified.

James Lewiel, 42, died after being shot in DeKalb County last Thursday. Police were notified at 5:15 p.m., and arrived minutes later tofind Lewiel with multiple gunshots to his chest and face.

DeKalb authorities told 11Alive on Friday that witnesses of the shooting saw a white SUV fire shots at Lewiel's black Maybach.

An off-duty Atlantapolice officer found Lewiel on the side of the highway. The Maybach had at least four bullet holes to the driver's side window.

Investigators are working to determine the motive of the shooting.

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