One dead after crash leaves trail of debris on North Harbor Drive

Posted at 6:36 AM, Nov 05, 2017
and last updated 2017-11-05 13:31:25-05

SAN DIEGO (KGTV) -- One person died and another was hospitalized after a single-car crash near the harbor in downtown San Diego Sunday morning.

Authorities say the crash happened on North Harbor Drive and Broadway just after 2 a.m. Police say one person died at the scene and a woman was rushed to the hospital following the crash.

Harbor Police say the vehicle was traveling at a high rate of speed when the driver lost control and crashed into a palm tree causing the vehicle to catch fire.

Officers said they believe the woman was ejected from the car. Police are working to identify both victims of the crash.

Police say though the car is unrecognizable following the crash, they believe the car is an exotic vehicle.

Harbor Drive will remain closed for at least the next three hours, according to police.