OCEANSIDE, CA – One person was killed in a fiery, high-speed car crash on Vista Way in Oceanside late Christmas Eve, according to information from FOX 5 San Diego.
The crash happened near the intersection of Italia Way and Vista Way at around 11:25 p.m., as the driver of a yellow 2015 Ford passenger car was reportedly traveling at a high rate of speed. The driver lost control of the vehicle and crashed into a traffic pole. The car then burst into flames.
After extinguishing the fire, authorities pronounced the driver, who was the only occupant of the vehicle, dead at the scene.
The crash remains under investigation.
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