By CBSLA Staff

ARCADIA (CBSLA) – One person was killed and two more injured when a car slammed into two power poles in Arcadia late Sunday night.

Feb. 21, 2021. (CBSLA)

The collision occurred at 11:37 p.m. in the area of Las Tunas Drive and El Monte Avenue, according to Arcadia police.

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A  car was carrying three people, traveling east on El Monte Avenue, when the driver lost control and went off the road, careening into two power poles and a flood control fence.

The driver was killed at the scene, police said. The person was not identified.

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The two passengers were taken to the hospital with minor injuries.

Southern California Edison crews was repairing the damaged power poles. There were no reported outages.

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It’s unclear if drugs or alcohol contributed to the wreck.