Motorist Runs Over And Kills Sleeping Man

MONTEREY HILLS (CBS) — A motorist has driven over and killed a man who was apparently sleeping on the ground.

The incident occurred Tuesday morning in the 5000 block of Novgorod Street in Monterey Hills, according to the Los Angeles Fire Department. Authorities say a woman, in her 50s, was pulling out of her garage when the accident occurred.

Police pronounced the man dead on the scene around 7:15 a.m. The victim was in his 40s.

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