LONG BEACH (CBSLA.com) — Authorities say a driver was killed in a fiery crash on the 91 Freeway in north Long Beach.
The accident was reported around 4:40 a.m. Sunday west of Paramount Boulevard. According to authorities, the vehicle went down an embankment on the westbound lanes of the thoroughfare and burst into flames.
The driver was killed instantly.
The cause of the crash remains under investigation.