SANFORD, Maine (NEW CENTER) — Police in Sanford are investigating what caused a fatal car crash Tuesday evening.

Sanford Police said 58 year-old Karen Cavanaugh of Wells was driving on Sam Allen Road when her car, a Nissan Juke, hit a tree around 5:30 p.m.

Cavanaugh died at the scene of the single car accident. Police say their was no other people in the car.