MIDDLEBURG HEIGHTS, Ohio (WJW) – Crash investigators in Middleburg Heights are working to determine what caused a crash that ended with two cars charred and mangled on the side of the road.

Around 4 a.m. officers responded to Pearl Rd. and Mohawk Trail.

Middleburg Heights officials tell FOX 8 one car hit a tree, a telephone pole and caught fire.

One person was killed.

They have not been identified.

We do not have any information about injuries in the other car.