SANTA FE SPRINGS (CBSLA.com) — Police Thursday were investigating a fatal crash that split a car in half in Santa Fe Springs.
The accident happened shortly after 1 :40 a.m. at Smith Avenue and Norwalk Boulevard, Whittier police said.
The vehicle was reportedly traveling at a high rate of speed when it hit a light pole and was sheared in two.
The male driver was pronounced dead at the scene.
No other injuries were reported.