Police investigating fatal car vs. home collision
as shooting homicide
Bay City News Service
April 12, 2007
SAN FRANCISCO (BCN) - San Francisco police homicide detectives
are investigating the death of a man who crashed a car into a
Sunset district home late Wednesday, a police operations officer
Police received reports of a shooting in the area 29th Avenue
and Santiago Street at around 11:30 p.m., the officer said.
Responding officers were soon alerted to the 2200 block of Santiago
Street where a car had collided with a home.
A small fire that ignited in the home and in the vehicle was
quickly extinguished, but emergency crews were not able to revive
the driver of the vehicle and he was pronounced dead at the scene,
according to police.
Police believe the driver was a victim of the reported shooting
and continue to investigate the incident this morning.
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