Car hits light pole exiting Belt Parkway, leaving 1 dead, 3 injured

Police are looking into the cause of a deadly crash in Brooklyn early Monday.

One person was killed when a car crashed into a light pole off the Belt Parkway in East New York.

The driver may have lost control while exiting the westbound highway at Erskine Street at around 1:15 a.m.

One person was pronounced dead at the scene.

Three others went to Brookdale University Hospital, with at least one in critical condition.

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