Man dies in Mattapan shooting, crash

A man died Saturday after being shot and crashing his vehicle in Mattapan, Boston police said in a statement.

Around 12:12 a.m., officers responded to the area of Alpine and River streets for a report of a motor vehicle crash.

Police said a vehicle had struck a residence and the driver, a man in his 20s, was suffering from apparent gunshot wounds. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The original shooting happened in the area of Tileston and Rosemont streets, officers later determined.

The incident remains under investigation, according to police. Anyone with information is asked to call police at 617-343-4470.

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