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3 Killed, 1 Hurt in Fiery Crash in South L.A.

LOS ANGELES (KTLA) — Three people were killed and one was injured in a fiery crash in South Los Angeles late Tuesday night.

deadly-crash-picIt happened around 10:22 p.m. in the 800 block of West Manchester Avenue.

The car jumped the curb and sheared off a light pole. The impact caused the vehicle to burst into flames.

Three people who were trapped inside were killed.

A fourth person who was ejected from the car was taken to a hospital in unknown condition.

Officials said the car was traveling at a high rate of speed when it crashed.

Witnesses said there may have been another vehicle involved in the crash that fled the scene.

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