LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — Authorities said one person was fatally stabbed and another injured in an attack near the Expo Line’s Western Avenue station.
The stabbings took place around 5 a.m., officials said.READ MORE: Southland Braces For Triple-Digit Temperatures
The victims were near the tracks at Exposition Boulevard and Western Avenue when a suspect approached them.
The suspect had just exited a vehicle, according to Officer Nuria Vanegas of the Los Angeles Police Department’s Media Relations Section.READ MORE: At Least One Hurt When Car Slams Into Light Pole In Sylmar
The first victim was able to get away from the attacker after suffering unspecified injuries, but the suspect then fatally stabbed a second, nearby male victim.
The deceased was taken to a hospital by private party, Vanegas said.MORE NEWS: California's June 15 Economic Reopening Has Many Residents Rejoicing, While Others Say They're Worried
No information was available about the suspect, who remains at large, Vanegas said.
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