A man committed suicide in the Marina del Rey Fire Station 110 parking lot at approximately 8:15 a.m. Thursday, August 26th.

The 44-year-old man drove his car unnoticed into the lot and shot himself in the head. Firefighters heard the shot, ran outside and found the man slumped over the steering wheel.

Paramedics took the man to Daniel Freeman Marina Hospital, where he was pronounced dead. His name was withheld pending notification of next of kin.

The man had enclosed his driver’s license, social security card and suicide note in a plastic bag and taped the bag to the passenger side window.