Woman killed, man hospitalized in Monterey Park crash

A 19-year-old man was hospitalized with serious injuries today after a car crash that killed a woman of the same age in Monterey Park.

The woman, a passenger, was pronounced dead at the crash scene, said Monterey Park police Lt. Bill Cuevas. The man driving the car was being treated this morning at the intensive care unit of Los Angeles County USC Medical Center.

The crash was reported around midnight at South Atlantic Boulevard and Cadiz Street, a Monterey Park police dispatcher said.

The cause of the crash was not immediately reported.