At Least 1 Killed, 4 Injured After Car Crashes Into Tree in Inglewood

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A 22-year-old Los Angeles man was killed and four others were injured when a car crashed into a tree in Inglewood early Sunday morning, the Inglewood Police Department said.

Three women and a man were taken to a hospital with unknown injuries and the driver was pronounced dead at the scene after suffering major injuries, Inglewood police said. Authorities have not identified the man killed.

A Honda Accord was heading west on Florence Avenue when it slammed into a tree near Market Street at about 2:30 a.m., authorities said.

Police said five people were inside the car at the time of the crash.

Video from the scene shows a mangled silver car with its’ front completely smashed and almost wrapped around a tree.

The cause of the crash is unknown and the incident is under investigation. It’s unclear whether drugs or alcohol were a factor, authorities said.

No further details were immediately available.

Anyone with information was asked to contact Inglewood Police Traffic Investigator Ryan Green at 310-412-5134

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