Fiery North Miami Crash Kills One

A fiery car crash in North Miami left one person dead on Sunday. reports that the crash occurred at about 5 a.m. Sunday morning near Northeast 135th Street and Sixth Avenue when a Mercedes Benz and another vehicle collided outside the  Holy Cross Lutheran Church Christian Day School.

A witness says that he tried to open the door to the Mercedes following the crash in order to help the driver. But he apparently found the door locked.

 The Benz caught fire following the crash. Firefighters put out the blaze when they arrived on the scene.

The drier of the Benz later died.

Authorities continue to investigate the cause of the crash.