AURORA, Colo. (CBS4) – Aurora police are investigating an officer-involved shooting that happened late Saturday night.
Investigators responded to the East Smoky Hill Road and South Mobile Way intersection at around 11:30 p.m.READ MORE: Pediatrician Drawing Support For Push To Get Students Back In The Classroom
Police say they stopped a car there and contacted a man inside the vehicle.
They say an officer shot his weapon at the subject, and officers “immediately rendered aid” to the man.READ MORE: COVID In Colorado: Gov. Jared Polis Envisions A 'Very Close To Normal' Summer
That man was later taken to the hospital where he died. Investigators later found a weapon in the man’s vehicle.
It’s not clear why the officer fired his weapon, or what prompted the altercation.MORE NEWS: Aurora City Council Questions Panelists About Elijah McClain Independent Review
No officers were hurt.