PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Police responded to a single-vehicle car accident in southwest Philadelphia early Saturday.

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Police say a 54-year-old man hit a traffic light on Cobbs Creek Parkway near Florence Avenue.

The vehicle sustained heavy front-end damage and the driver was trapped inside.

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Medics had to remove him and then he was transported to Penn-Presbyterian Medical Center where he was pronounced dead.

It is unknown whether or not DUI played a role in this crash.

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Police are trying to determine how the accident happened.