Driver Dies after Vehicle Crashes on 8 Freeway in El Cajon
EL CAJON, CA (June 21, 2019) – A man was killed late Friday evening following a car crash on 8 Freeway, just West of Highway 67.
The crash happened around 10:00 p.m., near Walmart and Parkway Plaza. Dispatchers arrived to the area shortly after.
CHP officials responded located a vehicle that went off the freeway and into the ditch. A downed light pole and a 40-50 feet downed chain-link fence were also found in the crash site.
Fire crews tried to get the elderly male driver inside the vehicle. Arriving paramedics provided life-saving aid to the man, but unsuccessful. The victim, whose identity has not yet been released, was pronounced dead at the scene.
It is unknown if drugs or alcohol was a factor in the crash, which remains under investigation.
Our law firm hopes the loved ones of the victim are surrounded by an unwavering amount of support as they cope with the loss of their loved one during this tragic time.
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