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.READ MORE: Daniel Williams, 24, Arrested In Connection To Saturday Fatal Double Shooting In Downtown Long Beach
Investigators say the car collided with the truck, but could not confirm reports that street racing may have caused the crash.READ MORE: LA County Continues To See COVID-19 Surge, Doctor Says Not Getting Vaccine Reckless
One person died at the scene and another was taken to a local hospital. Their condition was not immediately known.MORE NEWS: 2 Killed In Wrong-Way Crash On 91 Freeway In Long Beach
The intersection at Florence and Central was shut down while authorities investigate the crash.