By CBSLA Staff

VERNON (CBSLA) – A person died Sunday when a food truck crashed into a utility pole in Vernon.

The crash occurred about 5:15 p.m. at Corona Avenue and District Boulevard, according to Los Angeles County Fire Department Dispatch Supervisor Michael Pittman.

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A person was trapped inside the overturned food truck and died at the scene, Pittman said.

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The name, gender and age of the deceased were not available.

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Firefighters worked to free the victim’s body for the coroner, he said.