1 dead, 4 others – including pregnant woman – hurt in El Monte crash and shooting

A shooting and a crash in El Monte left at least one person dead, a pregnant woman injured and several others hurt.

The El Monte Police Department responded to a call of a possible shooting Monday night. Upon arrival, officers found a man in the driver's seat with a gunshot wound. On Tuesday morning, authorities said it appears the driver may have shot himself behind the wheel. The driver was pronounced dead at the scene.

SkyFOX was over the scene, which showed a two-car wreck in the area.

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According to the Los Angeles County Fire Department, in addition to the deceased driver, four others – including the pregnant woman – suffered injuries from the incident. 

Police are calling the incident a suspicious death investigation. 

The investigation is ongoing.

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