A 33-year-old woman was killed when the car she was driving crashed off the side of southbound Pasadena (110) Freeway in South Pasadena, hit a tree and caught fire before dawn Thursday.

The crash occurred shortly after 4 a.m. at the Fair Oaks Avenue off-ramp, according to the California Highway Patrol.

According to the CHP and coroner’s office, Lattice Perkins was driving a 2000 Infiniti I30 at an unknown speed when the car “left the roadway over an elevated concrete curb and collided into a tree.”

Perkins, who lived in Panorama City, died at the scene, according to the coroner’s office.

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