POMONA (CBSLA.com) — One person died in a fiery crash Sunday after colliding into several trees.
According to the Pomona Police Department, officers were sent around 12:51 a.m. to the area of Mission Boulevard and Regene Street for report of a traffic collision.READ MORE: Public Health Officials Lift Warnings For Certain LA County Beaches
Once on scene, officers said they found a vehicle that appeared to have driven into an area of trees and was engulfed in flames.
They attempted to put the fire out, but were unsuccessful, authorities said.READ MORE: Fourth Officer Who Responded To January 6 Attack Dies By Apparent Suicide
Fire officials said after they extinguished the fire, one victim, believed to be the driver, was found dead inside the car.
At this time, the identity and gender of the victim is unknown.
No other occupants were found near the scene.MORE NEWS: 'People On This Block Are Hurting': More Allegations Pinned On LAPD In Aftermath Of South LA Fireworks Explosion
Anyone with information regarding this crash is urged to contact police at (909) 620-2081.