Will Smith, 34, has reportedly been shot and killed following a road rage incident in New Orleans

A former Super Bowl winner has been reportedly shot dead following a road rage incident in New Orleans.

Ex-American footballer Will Smith, who played for the New Orleans Saints team, was killed and a woman, thought to be his wife, was wounded during the shooting yesterday.

The 34-year-old was shot and killed after a minor traffic collision in the city’s Garden District, the Times-Picayune newspaper reported.

The paper quoted law enforcement sources and a Saints source “with direct knowledge of the incident”.

Source: Super Bowl winner Will Smith shot dead and wife injured after road rage attack in New Orleans – Mirror Online