A 38-year-old woman died after crashing into a utility pole early Sunday morning in Palm Springs.

The solo-vehicle crash occurred at about 1:30 a.m. at Gene Autry Trail and District Center Drive, according to the Palm Springs Police Department.

Firefighters extricated the driver, who was the vehicle’s only occupant, but she was pronounced dead at the scene, police said.

The driver was identified as Lena Woodson of Palm Springs, the Riverside County coroner’s office reported.

At this point in the investigation, authorities said they did not know whether drugs or alcohol were a factor in the crash.

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