HACIENDA HEIGHTS, Calif. - One person was killed in a fiery crash in Hacienda Heights on Thursday morning. Officials said the victim was traveling at a high rate of speed and may have been racing with another vehicle.
The fatal crash was reported just before 5:45 a.m. near the Hacienda Boulevard exit, the California Highway Patrol said.
The victim was pronounced dead at the scene by authorities just before 6 a.m.
A SigAlert was issued and the three left lanes and the carpool lanes remain closed while authorities conducted the investigation.
No further information was immediately available.