Police investigate fatal crash in SW Miami-Dade

SOUTHWEST MIAMI-DADE, FLA. (WSVN) - Police are investigating a single-car crash that left one person dead in Southwest Miami-Dade.

Miami-Dade Fire Rescue and Florida Highway Patrol deputies responded to the scene, along Killian Parkway and Southwest 98th Avenue, sometime after 1 a.m.

According to officials, the vehicle collided with a tree, causing it to go up in flames. The female passenger was pronounced dead on the scene.

At this point it is unknown if there were any other passengers in the vehicle.

The east and westbound lanes of Killian Parkway were shut down for several hours. They have since been reopened.

7News spoke with a man off-camera, who believes the vehicle involved is his girlfriend’s. However, he has not been able to get any information from investigators.

Please check back on WSVN.com and 7News for more details on this developing story.

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