By CBSLA Staff

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) – One person was killed and a second was hurt after a Range Rover crashed into a tree in the Exposition Park neighborhood near USC overnight Wednesday.

Nov. 12, 2020. (CBSLA)

The crash occurred in the 460 block of West Exposition Boulevard at 12:10 a.m. Thursday, just on the right side of the USC campus.

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According to Los Angeles police, the Range Rover was traveling south on Figueroa Street when the driver lost control and struck a curb, sending the SUV slamming into a palm tree, police said.

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One person died at the scene and a second was rushed to a hospital with unknown injuries, police said. No names were released.

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It’s unclear at this time if drugs or alcohol were a factor in the crash.