Deputies Shoot, Kill Motorist Who Allegedly Hit Officer With Vehicle — Doug Kolk Reports

LOS ANGELES (KTLA) — An L.A. County sheriff’s deputy is hospitalized after being struck by a car Friday during a deadly shooting incident in Athens.

It happened around 2:45 p.m. in the 11400 block of South Vermont Avenue.

Authorities say deputies were investigating a possible kidnapping when the incident occurred.

Doug Kolk has more on the circumstances surrounding the confrontation.