LAPD officer fatally shoots motorist in scuffle after pedestrian hit

By Andrew Blankstein
Los Angeles Times

LOS ANGELES — A motorist who slammed into several cars and hit a woman in a crosswalk in North Hills was shot and killed Wednesday afternoon during a struggle with a Los Angeles police officer.

The man, who was not immediately identified, was pronounced dead at the scene after being shot by the officer, Sgt. Lee Sands said.

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