Authorities say the man was found near the 1700 block of Preuss Road just before midnight. He was taken to Cedars-Sinai Medical Center where he died.
There's no word yet on what may have led up to the shooting or whether police have any suspects in custody.
Detectives say the man was not from the area and may have been walking to work.
Anyone with information is urged to call the LAPD at (877) LAPD-24-7.