<p>Michael B. Jordan as Oscar Grant in "Fruitvale Station."</p>

Michael B. Jordan as Oscar Grant in "Fruitvale Station."

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‘Fruitvale Station’ stars hope to start conversation about untimely deaths

Director Coogler chronicles the death of Oscar Grant

At 22, Bay Area resident Oscar Grant was fatally shot by a transit police officer at the Fruitvale train station in Oakland, California, after being detained with other passengers on the platform following reports of a fight.