LOS ANGELES (KABC) -- A man died Saturday morning after his car burst into flames when it crashed into a wall at a high rate of speed on a freeway off-ramp in Los Angeles.
Authorities said the crash happened around 2 a.m. when the driver sped off the 110 Freeway exit at 39th Street. The car smashed into a traffic signal then into a wall and burst into flames.
The man died and the car was completely burned, authorities said. It was unclear if drugs or alcohol played a role in the crash.
The off-ramp was shut down until just before 6 a.m.
The investigation was ongoing.
City News Service contributed to this report.
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