Police say the driver abandoned the burning vehicle.
The driver crashed the late-model Corvette into a light pole, then abandoned the car, according to Los Angeles police West Traffic Division. The crash occurred at Jefferson Boulevard and Mesmer Avenue near the 405 and 90 freeways at about 1:50 a.m., Los Angeles police Sgt. Lane Bragg of Pacific Station said.
Police found the car engulfed in flames and do not know the driver's identification, Bragg said.