A Lamont teen who died after being struck by gunfire while in a vehicle that hit a fence and water line in Lamont has been identified.

Thomas Noe Romero, 17, died from multiple gunshot wounds early Monday, according to a coroner's release. Another person was injured in the shooting but survived. 

Sheriff's investigators said the shooting occurred around 1 a.m. in the 10400 block of Elmco Avenue. The vehicle crashed in the 10400 block of Velma Avenue.

Romero was pronounced dead at the scene. 

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