COMPTON (CBSLA) — A 67-year-old man died Sunday in a possible road-rage attack following a collision in unincorporated Compton.
Deputies said the victim and the suspect had been involved in a collision around 5:40 a.m. in the 19000 block of S. Laurel Park Road in East Rancho Dominguez.READ MORE: Report: Actor Bob Odenkirk Hospitalized After Collapsing During Filming Of 'Better Call Saul' Final Season
Following the crash, authorities say the pair were involved in an altercation at which point the suspect allegedly beat the victim before running over him multiple times with the victim’s own vehicle.READ MORE: SWAT Standoff In Echo Park After Body Is Found Inside Home
The suspect fled on foot, but has been detained by deputies and arrested on suspicion of murder, authorities said.
The victim was pronounced dead at the scene.MORE NEWS: Ed Buck Found Guilty In West Hollywood Overdose Deaths
Anyone with information about this incident was asked to contact the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department’s Homicide Bureau at (323) 890-5500.