INGLEWOOD (CBSLA.com) — Officers on Sunday morning shot and killed two people in Inglewood after observing that a woman in a stopped car had a gun.

The gunfire was at 3:11 a.m. on Manchester Boulevard at Inglewood Avenue, said Inglewood police Lt. Scott Collins.

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Officers were sent there on a call that a vehicle had stopped in a traffic lane, Collins said, and saw that a woman had a gun. The officers took cover and ordered the people to get out of the vehicle.

“An officer-involved shooting then occurred,” he said. “Both occupants were struck by gunfire and the female occupant possessing the firearm was pronounced dead at the scene.”

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Paramedics rushed the man to an area hospital, where he died, Collins said. A gun was recovered at the scene of the shooting and no officers were injured.

Inglewood police asked anyone with any information regarding the shooting to call them at (310) 412-5246.

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