Publish Date: 2023/06/19
The fatal accident occurred on the ramp connecting SR-67 southbound to Interstate 8 westbound, near Parkway Plaza Mall. It was first reported at around 6:30 p.m.
According to the San Diego County Medical Examiner’s Office, Christopher Dembowski, an El Cajon resident, was driving a Ford Econoline van when he lost control of the vehicle. Moments later, the van ran off the ramp and collided with a sign before veering onto an embankment and then into a tree.
The male driver and sole occupant was pronounced deceased at the scene, confirmed officials.
No other information has been made available at this time.
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