By CBSLA Staff

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) – A woman in her 50s was shot dead and two other people — a man and a woman in their 60s — were wounded during a drive-by shooting in South Los Angeles, authorities said Saturday.

The shooting occurred at about 10:30 p.m. Friday in the 6500 block of South Vermont Avenue, according to Officer Mike Lopez of the Los Angeles Police Department.

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The woman in her 50s was pronounced dead at the scene. Paramedics rushed the other two shooting victims, in stable condition, to an area hospital, Lopez said. A motive for the shooting was not immediately known.

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Anyone with any information regarding the shooting was urged to call the LAPD’s 77th Street Station at 323-786-5075.

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