A man who was fatally wounded while walking in the middle of a street in the Florence area of Los Angeles was identified by county authorities Thursday.

Matthew Price, 27, was identified as the victim by the Los Angeles County Coroner’s office.

The shooting was reported at 5:23 p.m. Sunday outside 221 W. 78th St., according to a desk officer at the Los Angeles Police Department’s Operations Center.

“He heard a pop and discovered he was hit,” the officer said.

Paramedics took Price, whose city of residency is unknown, to a hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Suspect information was not available.

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