Los Angeles News
Westchester car crash driver was shot in back
WESTCHESTER, LOS ANGELES (KABC) -- What began as a car crash investigation turned deadly when officers found the driver had been shot in Westchester.
The shooting happened around 11:30 p.m. Friday near the intersection of South La Tijera and South La Cienega boulevards.
Police were initially responding to a traffic crash but soon discovered the driver had been shot in the back. The man was declared dead at an area hospital.
The circumstances surrounding the crash remain unclear.
The driver's name was withheld pending notification of family.
City News Service contributed to this report.
car crash, shooting, los angeles news
- 4 kids abducted by parents in Boyle Heights
- Woman's remains, clothes found at Orange County wilderness park
- Malaysia missing jet: Focus turns to pilots
- Comedian David Brenner dies at age 78
- Gorman brush fire near full containment 27 min ago
- Tustin theater evacuated for investigation 46 min ago
- High-speed chase leads to arrests, 5 injuries
- Young woman's body found in Santa Paula park
- Brush fire erupts in Thermal, near Indio 30 min ago
- abcnews: NJ mom who hired hit man speaks out
- Ukraine: Russian forces move outside Crimea
- Sailor in iconic WWII kissing photo dies
- Honda Odysseys recalled amid fuel leak fears
- OTRC: Jamie Lynn Spears, 22, gets married - report