TORRANCE ( — Authorities say detectives have responded to an unincorporated area in Torrance to investigate the shooting death of a man.

The Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department said in a written statement the man was taken to a hospital, where he died.

The incident unfolded in the 1100 Block of Milton Street just before 6:10 p.m. Tuesday.

No additional information was immediately available, but deputies asked anyone with more information to call (323) 890-5500.