A man may have had a medical emergency Wednesday before being involved in a two-vehicle crash in Hawthorne and being pronounced dead at a hospital, police said.
The crash was reported about 2:20 p.m. on southbound Hawthorne Boulevard at 118th Street, according to Hawthorne police.
A county fire department dispatcher said CPR was administered to one person at the scene and the patient was taken to a hospital.
Police later reported that the man had died, and had possibly suffered a medical emergency before the crash.
No other injuries were reported.
The southbound lanes of Hawthorne Boulevard were closed near the crash scene until about 7 p.m., according to the California Highway Patrol.
–City News Service