Hawthorne crash kills 1, injures another

A vehicle crashed into a power pole in Hawthorne today, killing a woman and injuring another person, authorities said.

The 33-year-old woman died at the scene of the crash, which occurred about midnight in the 4800 block of 147th Street, according to the coroner's office. Her name was being withheld until her next of kin could be notified.

Paramedics took an injured person to a hospital with a minor injury, according to the county fire department. The road was wet at the time of the accident, but police have yet to say if that played a role in the accident.