2 Killed In Fiery Crash In Westlake Village

WESTLAKE VILLAGE (CBSLA) — Two people have died following a fiery crash in Westlake Village.

The crash happened around 1:30 a.m. Sunday on Westlake Boulevard near Skelton Canyon Circle. It was there that deputies responded to a call of smoke in the area.

When they arrived, they found a vehicle fully engulfed in flames. After firefighters extinguished the flames, they located two people inside that had died.

The vehicle had struck a tree and was severed in half from the impact.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.