FLORENCE (CBSLA.com) — One person was killed Friday morning in a collision involving a car and a tow truck.

The accident took place around 2:30 a.m. near Florence and Central avenues.

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Investigators say the car collided with the truck, but could not confirm reports that street racing may have caused the crash.

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One person died at the scene and another was taken to a local hospital. Their condition was not immediately known.

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The intersection at Florence and Central was shut down while authorities investigate the crash.