JENKINTOWN, Pa. (CBS) — One person is dead after a car slammed into a pole late Thursday night in Abington, Pa.

The accident happened shortly after 11:30 p.m Thursday.

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Police say the driver of a Chevy Monte Carlo was speeding and lost control when he crashed into a pole.

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The driver was declared  dead at the scene of the intersection of Fisher and Jenkintown Roads.

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The victim’s identity has not yet been released.