By CBSLA Staff

HAWAIIAN GARDENS (CBSLA) – A driver was found dead from a gunshot wound in an SUV on the 605 Freeway in the Hawaiian Gardens area Friday morning.

July 9, 2021. (CBSLA)

The victim was found dead from a single gunshot wound before 5:50 a.m. along the northbound 605 Freeway near Carson Street, a California Highway Patrol confirmed to CBSLA. A weapon was also found in the vehicle.

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July 9, 2021. (CBSLA)

The victim was not identified.

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It’s unclear at this time if the death was a suicide. CHP is investigating.

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Multiple northbound lanes were shut down for several hours. They have since reopened.