LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — A 25-year-old woman was killed Thursday and a second person was injured after their vehicles collided on the westbound 105 Freeway in South Los Angeles.
Around 2:15 a.m., a Ford Fusion struck a Toyota Prius that spun out of control on the freeway.READ MORE: Free Dodgers Tickets For 1,000 Fans As Incentives Continue Rolling In For Californians Who Received The COVID Vaccine
The driver of the Prius was pronounced dead at the scene. Her identity is being withheld pending family notification.READ MORE: Driver Killed After Careening Into Hancock Park Home, Sparking Fire; Street Racing May Be To Blame
The second victim was hospitalized in unknown condition. He was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence.
There were reports that a passenger who traveled in the Fusion fled from the scene, but authorities did not confirm those reports.MORE NEWS: Fire Crews Prepare As Hot Spell Expected To Bear Down On Southland Next Week
CBS2’s Jennifer Kim reported traffic was backed up for miles after a SigAlert was cleared around 6:00 a.m.