07/30/2012 11:09 EDT | Updated 09/29/2012 05:12 EDT

Woman killed in single-vehicle crash on Neilson Road

Toronto police are investigating a single-vehicle crash that claimed a woman’s life in the east end on Monday evening.

Sgt. Duncan Miller told CBC News that a driver lost control of her vehicle while moving south on Neilson Road, near Keeler Boulevard, just before 6 p.m.

The vehicle spun out and struck both a tree and a TTC post.

Miller said the driver died at the scene.

The cause of the crash was not immediately known.