Two Wounded When Gunfire Hits DASH Bus in South Los Angeles

A young boy was one of two passengers wounded by gunfire while riding on a DASH bus in South Los Angeles on Wednesday.


A young boy was treated after being grazed by a bullet while riding on a DASH bus in South L.A. (Credit: KTLA)

Gunfire was reported around 6:40 p.m. in the area of 42nd Street and Avalon Boulevard.

Two people on board the bus, a 10-year-old boy and a woman in her 30’s, were grazed by bullets that struck the bus, according to LAPD spokeswoman Off. Sara Faden.


A bullet hole can be seen in the front window of the bus. (Credit: KTLA)

At least one bullet hole was visible in the windshield of the bus.

It was not clear if the shots were fired by someone on foot or from a passing vehicle, Faden said.

No arrests had been made.

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