By CBS3 Staff

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Police are investigating a violent crash in Center City. It happened about 12:30 a.m. Monday at 15th and Lombard Streets.

It appears the driver lost control and knocked over a traffic light before landing on its side in front of a house.

5 People Seen Fleeing From Car Following Violent Crash In Center City

Eyewitness News has learned that five people in the car ran away after the crash.

The accident remains under investigation.