MARGATE, FLA. (WSVN) - A crash turned deadly in a Margate neighborhood.

Calls for help rang in at 1:30 a.m., Monday, after a car collided with a tree on Rock Island Road and Northwest First Street.

“A big bang,” said a woman.

Tire tracks and broken glass was left scattered, showing the power of the wreckage.

Police covered one body up with a yellow tarp at the scene while one child was transported as a trauma alert to Broward General Hospital in Fort Lauderdale; the child’s condition is unknown.

Family was seen embracing each other near the scene.

“It’s sad because somebody died,” said a woman.

The crash remains under investigation.

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