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Man Found Fatally Shot Inside Crashed Pickup Truck In East LA

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — A man was found shot to death early Monday in a pickup truck that crashed in East LA.

Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies were called to the 1200 block of South Hicks in East Los Angeles just before 3 a.m. to investigate a crash. At the scene, the deputies found a man who had been shot several times in the upper torso behind the wheel of a crashed pickup truck.

The 19-year-old man was pronounced dead at the scene. His name was not released.

Authorities say they have no suspect description at this time, and the investigation is ongoing.

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