John Eagler Dies in Solo-Car Accident on Deer Valley Road Near Empire Mine Road
ANTIOCH, CA (March 29, 2019) – A 60-year-old man died Wednesday following a rollover crash on Deer Valley Road near Empire Mine Road.
The Contra Costa County coroner’s office identified the 60-year-old victim as John Eagler, of Antioch. According to news reports, the 3:15 p.m. crash took place on northbound Deer Valley Road when Eagler’s Ford veered off the road along a curve and overturned.
The impact ejected the Antioch man. Authorities at the scene determined he was not properly restrained in a seatbelt.
However, at this time, investigators are determining whether alcohol or drugs played a role. California Highway Patrol officers are encouraging witnesses to call them at 925-646-4980.
Our hearts break for the family and friends mourning the loss of John Eagler. Our attorneys send their condolences.
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