Irvine, California (June 9, 2018) – A person was killed in a one-vehicle accident early Sunday morning in Irvine, according to the Irvine Police Department.
The wreck occurred just before 5 a.m. Sunday, June 3 at the intersection of Bake Parkway and Lake Forest Drive.
Police said a vehicle caught fire after crashing into a traffic pole.
The Orange County Fire Authority crews responded to the incident and put out the fire.
The driver of the vehicle, who was the only occupant at the time of the accident, was pronounced dead at the scene.
The victim’s identity was not immediately released pending notification of the next of kin.