The California Highway Patrol confirmed on Monday morning that a fleeing suspect was fatally shot during a confrontation after a lengthy vehicle pursuit that ranged from Orange County to San Diego in the early hours of Sunday morning. - Screen grab of news report.

The California Highway Patrol confirmed on Monday morning that a fleeing suspect was fatally shot during a confrontation after a lengthy vehicle pursuit that ranged from Orange County to San Diego in the early hours of Sunday morning.

Screen grab of news report.

The California Highway Patrol confirmed on Monday morning that an armed suspect was fatally shot during a confrontation after a lengthy vehicle pursuit that ranged from Orange County to San Diego in the early hours of Sunday morning.

According to Fox News, police say the pursuit ended when the driver of the vehicle stopped on a local highway, exited his vehicle, and produced what appeared to be a firearm.

Gunshots were then fired and the subject was struck several times, according to police reports.

The subject—whose name has not yet been released—reportedly died at the scene. No officers were injured.

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