SAN JOSE -- A motorist was killed in a crash with a tow truck in South San Jose on Friday afternoon, city police said.

The deadly crash was reported about 2:25 p.m. near Blossom Hill and Poughkeepsie roads about half a mile southwest of Monterey Highway where a Chevrolet Impala and large tow truck collided, said Sgt. Heather Randol.

The male driver of the Impala died at the scene. Randol said there was no immediate indication that alcohol was a factor in the crash.

Traffic investigators responded to the incident, which marked the 27th fatal crash in San Jose this year.