Man Killed, Woman Injured in Shooting in Vermont Knolls Area

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LOS ANGELES (CNS) - A man was killed and a woman injured in a shooting in the Vermont Knolls area of Los Angeles today.

Los Angeles Fire Department paramedics were called about 1:30 p.m. Friday to the area of South Hoover Street and West 79th Street on reports of a collision and found the man and the woman suffering from gunshot wounds in a car at the scene, according to the Los Angeles Police Department.

The man was pronounced dead at the scene, while the woman was taken to a hospital with a gunshot wound to the arm. The man's name was not immediately released pending notification of his next of kin.

A suspect vehicle described as a gray sedan was last seen fleeing the area eastbound on West 79th Street from Vermont Avenue.

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