One dead after car burst into flames on 10 Freeway

An early morning crash on the 10 Freeway left a a driver dead after their car to burst into flames.

The incident happened about 2:06 am in the westbound lanes near Dillon Road in Coachella, according to a Cal Fire news release.

Fire crews arrived to find the car engulfed in flames. The fire was put out and the driver was pronounced on the scene.

The CHP is investigating the crash.