CARSON ( — A man was killed in a deputy-involved shooting in Carson on Wednesday.

The incident happened shortly before 6 p.m. in the 21200 block of South Figueroa Street.

The suspect, who allegedly drove a large vehicle into the side of a building before the shooting, died at the hospital.

No deputies were injured.

It’s unclear what led to the shooting.

Less than a half hour earlier Wednesday, another deputy-involved shooting happened in Long Beach.

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