The shooting happened after 2 a.m. in the 5800 block of Beacon Avenue South.
Investigators said they found a 24-year-old man with a gunshot wound in a car. He was taken to Harborview Medical Center in critical condition but later died from his injuries.
Police did not have a suspect description at this time.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Seattle Police Department's violent crimes tip line at 206-233-5000.
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