One injured, one killed in Mission District stabbing

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One was injured and one was fatally stabbed in San Francisco’s Mission District Saturday morning. 

According to the San Francisco Police Department, the incident also involved a car hitting a local business. 

At around 12:25 a.m., police responded to the area of 24th Street and Portero Avenue after receiving a report of a car crash with injuries. 

A business on the 1100 block of Portero Avenue had been hit by a car. 

At the scene, officers found two men, 27 and 34 years old, with stab wounds. 

SFPD determined that the men had been stabbed at another location and were trying to go to a hospital when the crash happened. 

The victims were taken to the hospital, where the 27-year-old died, SFPD said. 

There was no update from SFPD Monday on the condition of the other victim.

SFPD is still investigating the incident. Anyone with information is asked to call SFPD at (415) 575-4444 or Text a Tip to TIP411 and begin the text message with “SFPD.” 


Charlene is a Bay Area journalist who hails from the small community of Fresno. Drawing from her experience writing for her college paper, Charlene continues to advocate for free press and local journalism. She also volunteers in all the beach cleanups she can because she loves the water.