One person died, another was hospitalized, and a dog was injured when a vehicle crashed into a tree in Irvine Saturday afternoon.
Authorities received reports of the fatal crash around 3:17 p.m., according to the Orange County Fire Authority.
The crash happened when a vehicle collided with a tree near Barranca Parkway and the 133 Freeway, authorities said.
When crews arrived, one person was pronounced dead at the scene and a second person was transported to a local trauma center.
An injured dog was also transported to animal services with a leg injury.
The cause of the crash is under investigation.
“Our condolences are with all affected,” officials said.